Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 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 : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false