This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New libtiff packages are available for Slackware 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
10.1, 10.2, and -current to fix security issues. These issues could be
used to crash programs linked to libtiff or possibly to execute code
as the program's user. Thanks to Tavis Ormandy and the Google Security
See also :
Update the affected libtiff package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 22236 ()
Bugtraq ID: 19287
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