Ubuntu 10.04 LTS : linux-ec2 vulnerabilities (USN-1556-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Chen Haogang discovered an integer overflow that could result in
memory corruption. A local unprivileged user could use this to crash
the system. (CVE-2012-0044)

A flaw was found in the Linux kernel's Reliable Datagram Sockets (RDS)
protocol implementation. A local, unprivileged user could use this
flaw to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2012-2372)

Some errors where discovered in the Linux kernel's UDF file system,
which is used to mount some CD-ROMs and DVDs. An unprivileged local
user could use these flaws to crash the system. (CVE-2012-3400).

Solution :

Update the affected linux-image-2.6.32-347-ec2 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.6
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62005 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51371

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0044