Slackware 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / current : glibc (SSA:2010-301-01)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New glibc packages are available for Slackware 12.0, 12.1, 12.2,
13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?35456feb

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50388 ()

Bugtraq ID: 44347

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3856