Slackware 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / current : rdesktop (SSA:2008-148-01)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New rdesktop packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1,
and -current to fix a security issue caused by using rdesktop to
connect to a malicious or compromised RDP server.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected rdesktop package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32446 ()

Bugtraq ID: 29097

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1801

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