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.
Sebastian Pohle discovered that Nut did not properly validate its
input when receiving data over the network. If upsd was configured to
allow connections over the network, a remote attacker could exploit
this to cause a denial of service (application crash).
Update the affected nut and / or nut-server packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59320 ()
Bugtraq ID: 53743
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2944
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