USN-1392-1 : linux-fsl-imx51 vulnerability

High Nessus Plugin ID 58288


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


Ben Hutchings reported a flaw in the kernel's handling of corrupt LDM partitions. A local user could exploit this to cause a denial of service or escalate privileges.


Update the affected package(s).

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 58288

File Name: ubuntu_USN-1392-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/03/08

Modified: 2016/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/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: 2012/03/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2182

USN: 1392-1