Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
A race condition existed that would allow other local users to see
error messages generated during another user's X session. This could
allow potentially sensitive information to be leaked.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
Update the affected xinit package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.2
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27944 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-5214
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