Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Rafal Wojtczuk discovered multiple integer overflows in e2fsprogs. If
a user or automated system were tricked into fscking a malicious
ext2/ext3 filesystem, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code
with the user's privileges.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 29305 ()
Bugtraq ID: 26772
CVE ID: CVE-2007-5497
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