Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 16.10 : apparmor vulnerability (USN-3247-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2017 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Stephane Graber discovered that AppArmor incorrectly unloaded some
profiles when restarted or upgraded, contrary to expected behavior.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected apparmor package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.4
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99094 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-6507

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