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 the perl Config::IniFiles module created
temporary files in an unsafe manner. A local user with write access to
the directory containing a configuration file that Config-IniFiles
manipulates could exploit this to overwrite arbitrary files.
Update the affected libconfig-inifiles-perl package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 61608 ()
Bugtraq ID: 53361
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2451
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