Slackware 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / current : rdesktop (SSA:2008-148-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New rdesktop packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1,
and -current to fix a security issue caused by using rdesktop to
connect to a malicious or compromised RDP server.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?52a78285

Solution :

Update the affected rdesktop package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32446 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1801