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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.63857
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu USN-758-1 (udev)
Summary:Ubuntu USN-758-1 (udev)
Description:The remote host is missing an update to udev
announced via advisory USN-758-1.

Details follow:

Sebastian Krahmer discovered that udev did not correctly validate netlink
message senders. A local attacker could send specially crafted messages
to udev in order to gain root privileges. (CVE-2009-1185)

Sebastian Krahmer discovered a buffer overflow in the path encoding routines
in udev. A local attacker could exploit this to crash udev, leading to a
denial of service. (CVE-2009-1186)

Solution:
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:
udev 079-0ubuntu35.1

Ubuntu 7.10:
udev 113-0ubuntu17.2

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS:
udev 117-8ubuntu0.2

Ubuntu 8.10:
udev 124-9ubuntu0.2

After a standard system upgrade you need to reboot your computer to
effect the necessary changes.

http://www.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=USN-758-1
Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-1185
Bugtraq: 20090417 rPSA-2009-0063-1 udev (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502752/100/0/threaded
Bugtraq: 20090711 VMSA-2009-0009 ESX Service Console updates for udev, sudo, and curl (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/504849/100/0/threaded
http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/8572
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000060.html
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-1185
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0063
Debian Security Information: DSA-1772 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1772
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00463.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-April/msg00462.html
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200904-18.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:103
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:104
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0427.html
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.446399
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2009:020 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00006.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2009:025 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-04/msg00012.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-758-1
BugTraq ID: 34536
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34536
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10925
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5975
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022067
http://secunia.com/advisories/34731
http://secunia.com/advisories/34750
http://secunia.com/advisories/34753
http://secunia.com/advisories/34771
http://secunia.com/advisories/34785
http://secunia.com/advisories/34787
http://secunia.com/advisories/34801
http://secunia.com/advisories/34776
http://secunia.com/advisories/35766
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1053
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1865
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-1186
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-1186
BugTraq ID: 34539
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34539
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022068
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