Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Three buffer overflows were discovered in the Xfig file format
importer. By tricking a user into opening a specially crafted .fig
file with dia, an attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary
code with the user's privileges.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21183 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-1550