Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
A flaw was discovered in the Linux kernel's KVM (kernel virtual
machine). An administrative user in the guest OS could leverage this
flaw to cause a denial of service in the host OS. (CVE-2012-2121)
Multiple integer overflow flaws where discovered in the Alchemy LCD
frame- buffer drivers in the Linux kernel. An unprivileged local user
could exploit this flaw to gain administrative privileges.
Update the affected linux-image-2.6.32-359-ec2 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 71204 ()
Bugtraq ID: 5316263512
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2121CVE-2013-4511
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