USN-1300-1 : linux-fsl-imx51 vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 57301
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionA bug was discovered in the XFS filesystem's handling of pathnames. A local attacker could exploit this to crash the system, leading to a denial of service, or gain root privileges. (CVE-2011-4077)
A flaw was found in the Journaling Block Device (JBD). A local attacker able to mount ext3 or ext4 file systems could exploit this to crash the system, leading to a denial of service. (CVE-2011-4132)
Clement Lecigne discovered a bug in the HFS file system bounds checking. When a malformed HFS file system is mounted a local user could crash the system or gain root privileges. (CVE-2011-4330)
SolutionUpdate the affected package(s).