PAM Motd Privilege Escalation Exploit Update

The PAM MOTD module in Ubuntu does not correctly handle path permissions when creating user file stamps. A local attacker can exploit this to gain root privileges. This update improves the reliability of the exploit.
Exploit type: 
Platform: 
Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2010-0832
Product Version: 
12.0
Released Date: 
Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 00:00