Slackware 14.2 / current : glibc (SSA:2017-181-01) (Stack Clash)

High Nessus Plugin ID 101169


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New glibc packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix security issues.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 101169

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-181-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/07/03

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc-i18n, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc-profile, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc-solibs, 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: 2017/06/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000366

SSA: 2017-181-01