Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
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
See also :
Update the affected package(s).
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 64911 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1763