Ubuntu 10.04 LTS : linux-lts-backport-oneiric vulnerability (USN-1313-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Nick Bowler discovered the kernel GHASH message digest algorithm
incorrectly handled error conditions. A local attacker could exploit
this to cause a kernel oops.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57344 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4081