Slackware 13.0 / current : gzip (SSA:2010-060-03)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New gzip packages are available for Slackware 13.0 (64-bit) and
-current to fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2c294eb4

Solution :

Update the affected gzip package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44947 ()

Bugtraq ID: 37886

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0001