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.
Schacher Raindel discovered a flaw in the Linux kernel's memory
handling when hugetlb is enabled. An unprivileged local attacker could
exploit this flaw to cause a denial of service and potentially gain
Update the affected linux-image-2.6.32-345-ec2 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59473 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2133