Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : curl (SSA:2017-279-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103703

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New curl packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and
-current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected curl package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?806797e6

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103703

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-279-01.nasl

Version: Revision: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 2017/10/09

Updated: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:curl, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/10/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000254

SSA: 2017-279-01