USN-1287-1 : linux-ti-omap4 vulnerability

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57024


The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.


Nick Bowler discovered the kernel GHASH message digest algorithm incorrectly handled error conditions. A local attacker could exploit this to cause a kernel oops.


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57024

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1287-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/12/06

Modified: 2016/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux

Required KB Items: Host/Ubuntu, Host/Ubuntu/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2011/12/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4081

USN: 1287-1