This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New OpenSSL packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
10.1, 10.2, and -current to fix a security issue. Under certain
conditions, an attacker acting as a 'man in the middle' may force a
client and server to fall back to the less-secure SSL 2.0 protocol.
See also :
Update the affected openssl and / or openssl-solibs packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 20017 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2969