Ubuntu 12.10 / 13.04 : libimobiledevice vulnerability (USN-1927-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Paul Collins discovered that libimobiledevice incorrectly handled
temporary files. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to
overwrite arbitrary files and access device keys. In the default
Ubuntu installation, this issue should be mitigated by the Yama link

Solution :

Update the affected libimobiledevice3 package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69367 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60249

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2142