Slackware 10.0 / 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : bzip2 (SSA:2010-263-01)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New bzip2 packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
10.1, 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix a
security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ed26ae7e

Solution :

Update the affected bzip2 package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49290 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43331

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0405