Slackware 10.2 / current : x11 (SSA:2006-259-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New x11 (X.Org) packages are available for Slackware 10.2, and
-current to fix security issues due to overflows in font parsing.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?d183a93e

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22420 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3739
CVE-2006-3740