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.
It was discovered that QEMU incorrectly handled temporary files when
creating a snapshot. A local attacker could use this flaw to possibly
overwrite files with root privilege, or obtain sensitive information
from the guest.
Update the affected qemu-kvm package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 61411 ()
Bugtraq ID: 53725
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2652
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