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.
It was discovered that gpsd incorrectly handled certain malformed GPS
data. An attacker could use this issue to cause gpsd to crash,
resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
Update the affected gpsd package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 66357 ()
Bugtraq ID: 59611
CVE ID: CVE-2013-2038
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