Slackware 13.1 / current : shadow (SSA:2011-086-03)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New shadow packages are available for Slackware 13.1 and -current to
fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f5729cce

Solution :

Update the affected shadow package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54899 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46426

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0721