Slackware 14.1 / current : pcre (SSA:2016-172-02)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

New pcre packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and -current to
fix security issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?94b919f6

Solution :

Update the affected pcre package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91719 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1283

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