Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Juliano Rizzo and Thai Duong discovered a flaw in the Transport Layer
Security (TLS) protocol when it is used with data compression. If an
attacker were able to perform a man-in-the-middle attack, this flaw
could be exploited to view sensitive information. This update disables
TLS data compression in Qt by default.
Update the affected libqt4-network package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 62870 ()
Bugtraq ID: 55704
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4929
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