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

High Nessus Plugin ID 57856


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


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.


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57856

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1356-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/02/07

Modified: 2012/09/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2012/02/06

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

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

USN: 1356-1