Slackware 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / current : libxml2 (SSA:2012-341-03)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New libxml2 packages are available for Slackware 12.1, 12.2, 13.0,
13.1, 13.37, 14.0, and -current to fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?7c5ed02c

Solution :

Update the affected libxml2 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 : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63169 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56684

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5134