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.
Zhang Zuotao discovered a bug in the Linux kernel's handling of
overlapping fragments in ipv6. A remote attacker could exploit this
flaw to bypass firewalls and initial new network connections that
should have been blocked by the firewall.
Update the affected linux-image-2.6.32-350-ec2 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true