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.
Dan Rosenberg discovered that an application running under an AppArmor
profile that allowed unconfined execution of apport-bug could escape
confinement by calling apport-bug with a crafted environment. While
not a vulnerability in apport itself, this update mitigates the issue
by sanitizing certain variables in the apport-bug shell script.
Update the affected apport package.
Risk factor :
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
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