Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Miloslav Trmac discovered a buffer overflow in texinfo's index
processor. If a user is tricked into processing a .texi file with
texindex, this could lead to arbitrary code execution with user
Update the affected info and / or texinfo packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27961 ()
Bugtraq ID: 20959
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4810
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