Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that the NVIDIA graphics drivers could be
reconfigured to gain access to arbitrary system memory. A local
attacker could use this issue to gain root privileges.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 61445 ()
Bugtraq ID: 54772
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