Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Sergey Kononenko and Eugene Bujak discovered that Exim did not
correctly truncate string expansions. A remote attacker could send
specially crafted email traffic to run arbitrary code as the Exim
user, which could also lead to root privileges.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 51136 ()
Bugtraq ID: 45308
CVE ID: CVE-2010-4344
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