Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
vladz discovered that executables compressed by bzexe insecurely
create temporary files when they are ran. A local attacker could
exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code as the user running a
Update the affected bzip2 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 57315 ()
Bugtraq ID: 50409
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4089
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