Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
Pablo Neira Ayuso discovered a flaw in the credentials of netlink
messages. An unprivileged local attacker could exploit this by
getting a netlink based service, that relies on netlink credentials,
to perform privileged actions.
See also :
Update the affected package(s).
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 62475 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2012-3520