Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that the Base64 encoding functions in libsoup did
not properly handle large strings. If a user were tricked into
connecting to a malicious server, an attacker could possibly execute
arbitrary code with user privileges.
Update the affected libsoup2.2-8, libsoup2.2-dev and / or
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 38092 ()
Bugtraq ID: 34100
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0585
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