USN-1751-1 : linux-ti-omap4 vulnerability

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


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

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
administrator.

See also :

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1751-1/

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64911 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1763