Ubuntu 11.10 / 12.04 LTS : AppArmor update (USN-1676-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Dan Rosenberg discovered that the example AppArmor profile for
chromium-browser could be escaped by calling xdg-settings with a
crafted environment.

Solution :

Update the affected apparmor-profiles package.

Risk factor :


Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63317 ()

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