Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Andrew Griffiths discovered that QEMU did not correctly drop
privileges when using the 'runas' argument. Under certain
circumstances a local attacker could exploit this to escalate
Update the affected qemu-kvm, qemu-kvm-extras and / or
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 55717 ()
Bugtraq ID: 48659
CVE ID: CVE-2011-2527
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