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.
Hendrik Tews discovered that emacs21 did not correctly handle certain
GIF images. By tricking a user into opening a specially crafted GIF, a
remote attacker could cause emacs21 to crash, resulting in a denial of
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28108 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2007-2833