Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Ivan Fratric discovered that LibYAML incorrectly handled certain
malformed YAML documents. An attacker could use this issue to cause
LibYAML to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.
Update the affected libyaml-0-2 package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 73328 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2014-2525