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 Light Display Manager created .Xauthority files
with incorrect permissions. A local attacker could use this flaw to
bypass access restrictions.
Update the affected lightdm package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69862 ()
Bugtraq ID: 62329
CVE ID: CVE-2013-4331
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