Slackware 14.1 : kernel (SSA:2014-050-03)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New kernel packages are available for Slackware 14.1 (64-bit) to fix
a security issue.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c340554e

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72591 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65255

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0038