Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Tavis Ormandy discovered that unzip did not correctly clean up
pointers. If a user or automated service was tricked into processing a
specially crafted ZIP archive, a remote attacker could execute
arbitrary code with user privileges.
Update the affected unzip package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 31639 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-0888