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Secunia Security Advisory 46147

Secunia Security Advisory 46147
Posted Nov 2, 2011
Authored by Secunia | Site secunia.com

Secunia Security Advisory - Ubuntu has issued an update for linux and linux-ec2. This fixes two weaknesses and multiple vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to disclose certain system information, bypass certain security restrictions, cause a DoS (Denial of Service), and to potentially gain escalated privileges and by malicious people to cause a DoS and potentially compromise a vulnerable system.

tags | advisory, denial of service, local, vulnerability
systems | linux, ubuntu
MD5 | ed5aca74704558f5571e2a5411d50249

Secunia Security Advisory 46147

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TITLE:
Ubuntu update for linux and linux-ec2

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA46147

VERIFY ADVISORY:
Secunia.com
http://secunia.com/advisories/46147/
Customer Area (Credentials Required)
https://ca.secunia.com/?page=viewadvisory&vuln_id=46147

RELEASE DATE:
2011-09-27

DISCUSS ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/46147/#comments

AVAILABLE ON SITE AND IN CUSTOMER AREA:
* Last Update
* Popularity
* Comments
* Criticality Level
* Impact
* Where
* Solution Status
* Operating System / Software
* CVE Reference(s)

http://secunia.com/advisories/46147/

ONLY AVAILABLE IN CUSTOMER AREA:
* Authentication Level
* Report Reliability
* Secunia PoC
* Secunia Analysis
* Systems Affected
* Approve Distribution
* Remediation Status
* Secunia CVSS Score
* CVSS

https://ca.secunia.com/?page=viewadvisory&vuln_id=46147

ONLY AVAILABLE WITH SECUNIA CSI AND SECUNIA PSI:
* AUTOMATED SCANNING

http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/corporate/wsus_sccm_3rd_third_party_patching/

DESCRIPTION:
Ubuntu has issued an update for linux and linux-ec2. This fixes two
weaknesses and multiple vulnerabilities, which can be exploited by
malicious, local users to disclose certain system information, bypass
certain security restrictions, cause a DoS (Denial of Service), and to
potentially gain escalated privileges and by malicious people to cause
a DoS and potentially compromise a vulnerable system.

For more information:
SA39080
SA42061
SA43496
SA43846
SA44466
SA44754
SA45420
SA45533

SOLUTION:
Apply updated packages.

Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

ORIGINAL ADVISORY:
USN-1216-1:
https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2011-September/001426.html

USN-1218-1:
https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2011-September/001430.html

OTHER REFERENCES:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

DEEP LINKS:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXTENDED DESCRIPTION:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXTENDED SOLUTION:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

EXPLOIT:
Further details available in Customer Area:
http://secunia.com/vulnerability_intelligence/

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About:
This Advisory was delivered by Secunia as a free service to help
private users keeping their systems up to date against the latest
vulnerabilities.

Subscribe:
http://secunia.com/advisories/secunia_security_advisories/

Definitions: (Criticality, Where etc.)
http://secunia.com/advisories/about_secunia_advisories/


Please Note:
Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive by
clicking the link.
Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories.
Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only
use those supplied by the vendor.

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