Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Dan Carpenter discovered an information leak in the HP Smart Aray and
Compaq SMART2 disk-array driver in the Linux kernel. A local user
could exploit this flaw to obtain sensitive information from kernel
Kees Cook discovered flaw in the Human Interface Device (HID)
subsystem when CONFIG_HID_ZEROPLUS is enabled. A physically proximate
attacker could leverage this flaw to cause a denial of service via a
specially crafted device. (CVE-2013-2889)
Kees Cook discovered another flaw in the Human Interface Device (HID)
subsystem of the Linux kernel when any of CONFIG_LOGITECH_FF,
CONFIG_LOGIG940_FF, or CONFIG_LOGIWHEELS_FF are enabled. A physcially
proximate attacker can leverage this flaw to cause a denial of service
vias a specially crafted device. (CVE-2013-2893)
Kees Cook discovered yet another flaw in the Human Interface Device
(HID) subsystem of the Linux kernel when CONFIG_HID_MULTITOUCH is
enabled. A physically proximate attacker could leverage this flaw to
cause a denial of service (OOPS) via a specially crafted device.
A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel's dm snapshot facility. A
remote authenticated user could exploit this flaw to obtain sensitive
information or modify/corrupt data. (CVE-2013-4299).
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.2
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 70799 ()
Bugtraq ID: 6028062042620446205063183
CVE ID: CVE-2013-2147CVE-2013-2889CVE-2013-2893CVE-2013-2897CVE-2013-4299
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