========================================================================== Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1980-1 September 30, 2013 vino vulnerability ========================================================================== A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives: - Ubuntu 13.04 - Ubuntu 12.10 - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Summary: Vino could be made to hang if it received specially crafted network traffic. Software Description: - vino: VNC server for GNOME Details: Jonathan Claudius discovered that Vino incorrectly handled closing invalid connections. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause Vino to consume resources, resulting in a denial of service. Update instructions: The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions: Ubuntu 13.04: vino 3.6.2-0ubuntu4.1 Ubuntu 12.10: vino 3.6.0-0ubuntu1.2 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS: vino 3.4.2-0ubuntu1.3 After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all the necessary changes. References: http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1980-1 CVE-2013-5745 Package Information: https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/vino/3.6.2-0ubuntu4.1 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/vino/3.6.0-0ubuntu1.2 https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/vino/3.4.2-0ubuntu1.3
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