Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Dwayne Litzenberger discovered that Python Keyring's
CryptedFileKeyring file format used weak cryptography. A local
attacker may use this issue to brute-force CryptedFileKeyring keyring
files. This issue only affected Ubuntu 11.10 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.
It was discovered that Python Keyring created keyring files with
insecure permissions. A local attacker could use this issue to access
keyring files belonging to other users.
Update the affected python-keyring and / or python3-keyring packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 62983 ()
Bugtraq ID: 55815
CVE ID: CVE-2012-4571
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