Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Evan Broder discovered that usb-creator did not properly enforce
restrictions when performing privileged disk operations. A local
attacker could use this flaw to perform certain disk operations, such
as unmount arbitrary mountpoints.
Update the affected usb-creator-common package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 55088 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1828