Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : libXfont (SSA:2014-013-01)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New libXfont packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37,
14.0, 14.1, and -current to fix a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?880573d9

Solution :

Update the affected libXfont package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 71929 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64694

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6462