Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Mathias Krause discovered a bounds checking error for netlink messages
requesting SOCK_DIAG_BY_FAMILY. An unprivileged local user could
exploit this flaw to crash the system or run programs as an
Update the affected linux-image-3.5.0-25-generic package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 64909 ()
Bugtraq ID: 58137
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1763
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