USN-1408-1 : linux-fsl-imx51 vulnerability

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Louis Rilling discovered a flaw in Linux kernel's clone command when
CLONE_IO is specified. An unprivileged local user could exploit this
to cause a denial of service.

See also :

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1408-1/

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58496 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0879