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.
David B. discovered that Software Center incorrectly validated server
certificates when performing secure connections. If a remote attacker
were able to perform a man-in-the-middle attack, this flaw could be
exploited to view sensitive information or install altered packages
Update the affected software-center package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 56912 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-3150
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