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.
A flaw was found in how the Linux kernel passed the replacement
session keyring to a child process. An unprivileged local user could
exploit this flaw to cause a denial of service (panic).
Update the affected linux-image-2.6.32-349-ec2 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 62437 ()
Bugtraq ID: 54365
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2745
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