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.
Patrick J Cherry discovered that txt2man contained leftover debugging
code that incorrectly created a temporary file. A local attacker could
possibly use this issue to overwrite arbitrary files. In the default
Ubuntu installation, this should be prevented by the Yama link
Update the affected txt2man package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 70254 ()
Bugtraq ID: 62716
CVE ID: CVE-2013-1444
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