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 Software Properties was using polkit in an
unsafe manner. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to
bypass intended polkit authorizations.
Update the affected software-properties-common package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 69978 ()
Bugtraq ID: 62504
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1061
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