Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2015 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
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 29919 ()
Bugtraq ID: 26917
CVE ID: CVE-2007-5849CVE-2007-6358
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