Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Matthew Hall discovered that Libtasn incorrectly handled certain large
values. An attacker could exploit this with a specially crafted ASN.1
structure and cause a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary
Update the affected libtasn1-3 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 58974 ()
Bugtraq ID: 52668
CVE ID: CVE-2012-1569
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