Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Arnaud Giersch discovered that elinks incorrectly attempted to load
gettext catalogs from a relative path. If a user were tricked into
running elinks from a specific directory, a local attacker could
execute code with user privileges.
Update the affected elinks and / or elinks-lite packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28055 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-2027