Ubuntu 10.04 LTS : libcommons-fileupload-java vulnerability (USN-2029-1)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

It was discovered that Apache Commons FileUpload incorrectly handled
file names with NULL bytes in serialized instances. An attacker could
use this issue to possibly write to arbitrary files.

Solution :

Update the affected libcommons-fileupload-java package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70876 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63174

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2186