Ubuntu 13.10 : lxc vulnerability (USN-2104-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Florian Sagar discovered that the LXC sshd template set incorrect
mount permissions. An attacker could possibly use this flaw to cause
privilege escalation on the host.

Solution :

Update the affected lxc-templates package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72479 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6441