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.
Vasiliy Kulikov discovered that acpid did not properly handle
connections from poorly behaving clients. A local attacker could
potentially exploit this to cause a denial of service.
Update the affected acpid package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.7
Public Exploit Available : true