USN-1318-1 : linux-fsl-imx51 vulnerabilities

Low Nessus Plugin ID 57447


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


Peter Huewe discovered an information leak in the handling of reading security-related TPM data. A local, unprivileged user could read the results of a previous TPM command. (CVE-2011-1162)

Clement Lecigne discovered a bug in the HFS filesystem. A local attacker could exploit this to cause a kernel oops. (CVE-2011-2203)

A flaw was found in how the Linux kernel handles user-defined key types. An unprivileged local user could exploit this to crash the system. (CVE-2011-4110)


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 57447

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1318-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/01/06

Modified: 2016/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1162, CVE-2011-2203, CVE-2011-4110

USN: 1318-1