USN-1356-1 : linux-ti-omap4 vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 57856
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Synopsis

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

Description

A flaw was discovered in the XFS filesystem. If a local user mounts a specially crafted XFS image it could potential execute arbitrary code on the system. (CVE-2012-0038)

Chen Haogang discovered an integer overflow that could result in memory corruption. A local unprivileged user could use this to crash the system. (CVE-2012-0044)

A flaw was found in the linux kernels IPv4 IGMP query processing. A remote attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service.
(CVE-2012-0207)

Solution

Update the affected package(s).

See Also

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1356-1/

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57856

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1356-1.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/7/2012

Updated: 9/6/2012

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/6/2012

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0038, CVE-2012-0044, CVE-2012-0207

USN: 1356-1