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.
It was discovered that rdesktop incorrectly handled specially crafted
paths when using disk redirection. If a user were tricked into
connecting to a malicious server, an attacker could access arbitrary
files on the user's filesystem.
Update the affected rdesktop package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 55097 ()
Bugtraq ID: 47419
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1595
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