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

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64911 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1763