Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Raphael Geissert discovered that lintian did not correctly validate
certain filenames when processing input. If a user or an automated
system were tricked into running lintian on a specially crafted set of
files, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with user
Update the affected lintian package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 44327 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2009-4013CVE-2009-4014CVE-2009-4015
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