Slackware 14.2 / current : libgcrypt (SSA:2017-180-04)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 101118


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New libgcrypt packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix a security issue.


Update the affected libgcrypt package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 101118

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-180-04.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 2017/06/30

Updated: 2018/10/03

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libgcrypt, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7526

SSA: 2017-180-04