USN-1260-1 : linux-ti-omap4 vulnerability

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2012 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

Vasiliy Kulikov discovered that taskstats did not enforce access
restrictions. A local attacker could exploit this to read certain
information, leading to a loss of privacy.

See also :

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1260-1/

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56817 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2494