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 rsyslog had an off-by-two error when parsing
legacy syslog messages. An attacker could potentially exploit this to
cause a denial of service via application crash.
Update the affected rsyslog package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
Public Exploit Available : true