Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that the NVIDIA graphics drivers could be
reconfigured to gain access to arbitrary system memory. A local
attacker could use this issue to possibly gain root privileges.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 58723 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-0946