Ubuntu 10.04 LTS / 10.10 / 11.04 : likewise-open vulnerability (USN-1171-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 55637
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionIt was discovered that a SQL injection vulnerability exists in the Likewise Security Authority (lsass) local authentication provider. A local attacker could use this to gain elevated privileges.
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected likewise-open package.