Slackware 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / current : slocate (SSA:2012-244-05)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New slocate packages are available for Slackware 12.1, 12.2, 13.0,
13.1, 13.37, and -current to fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?d30cce41

Solution :

Update the affected slocate package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61752 ()

Bugtraq ID: 21989

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0227