Canonical Plugs Munin Vulnerabilities In Multiple Ubuntu OSes

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http://news.softpedia.com – On November 5, in a security notice Canonical published details about Munin vulnerabilities for its Ubuntu 12.10, Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 11.10, Ubuntu 11.04, and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS operating systems.According to Canonical, several security issues were fixed in Munin. It was discovered that the Munin qmailscan plugin incorrectly handled temporary files and plugin state file permissions.A local attacker could have used this issue to overwrite arbitrary files or to escalat... (read more) (General)