Ubuntu 10.04 LTS : linux-lts-backport-oneiric vulnerability (USN-1489-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel's NFSv4 (Network file
system) handling of ACLs (access control lists). A remote NFS server
(attacker) could cause a denial of service (OOPS).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59812 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2375