Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : glibc (SSA:2015-028-01) (GHOST)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

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

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ccc24009

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81075 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72325

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0235

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