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.
Tavis Ormandy, Julien Tinnes, and Yorick Koster discovered that
PulseAudio did not safely re-execute itself. A local attacker could
exploit this to gain root privileges.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 39851 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1894