Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Wei Wang discovered that the SNMP discovery backend did not correctly
calculate the length of strings. If a user were tricked into scanning
for printers, a remote attacker could send a specially crafted packet
and possibly execute arbitrary code.
Elias Pipping discovered that temporary files were not handled safely
in certain situations when converting PDF to PS. A local attacker
could cause a denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3