Slackware 13.37 / 14.0 : kernel (SSA:2013-140-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New Linux kernel packages are available for Slackware 13.37 and 14.0
to fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a5f13505

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)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66638 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2094