Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Sebastian Krahmer and Bastien Nocera discovered that DBus-GLib did not
properly validate the message sender when the 'NameOwnerChanged'
signal was received. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to
escalate their privileges.
Update the affected libdbus-glib-1-2 package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true