Ubuntu 1986-1: Network Audio System (NAS) vulnerabilities

    Date01 Oct 2013
    CategoryUbuntu
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in Network Audio System (NAS).
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1986-1
    October 01, 2013
    
    nas vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 13.04
    - Ubuntu 12.10
    - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in Network Audio System (NAS).
    
    Software Description:
    - nas: Network Audio System
    
    Details:
    
    Hamid Zamani discovered multiple security issues in the Network Audio
    System (NAS) server. An attacker could possibly use these issues to cause a
    denial of service or execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2013-4256, CVE-2013-4257)
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 13.04:
      nas                             1.9.3-5ubuntu0.13.04.1
    
    Ubuntu 12.10:
      nas                             1.9.3-5ubuntu0.12.10.1
    
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      nas                             1.9.3-4ubuntu0.1
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1986-1
      CVE-2013-4256, CVE-2013-4257
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nas/1.9.3-5ubuntu0.13.04.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nas/1.9.3-5ubuntu0.12.10.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/nas/1.9.3-4ubuntu0.1
    
    
    
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