Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 6.10 / 7.04 / 7.10 : libcdio vulnerability (USN-580-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Devon Miller discovered that the iso-info and cd-info tools did not
properly perform bounds checking. If a user were tricked into using
these tools with a crafted iso image, an attacker could cause a denial
of service (core dump) and possibly execute arbitrary code.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31165 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6613