Ubuntu 11.04 / 11.10 / 12.04 LTS : unity-2d update (USN-1463-2)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

USN-1463-1 fixed vulnerabilities in Firefox. The Firefox update
exposed a bug in Unity 2D which resulted in Firefox being unable to
obtain pointer grabs in order to open popup menus. This update fixes
the problem.

Solution :

Update the affected unity-2d-panel package.

Risk factor :


Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59525 ()

Bugtraq ID: