Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : wpa_supplicant (SSA:2017-291-02) (KRACK)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103944

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New wpa_supplicant packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected wpa_supplicant package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?a8d91289

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103944

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-291-02.nasl

Version: Revision: 3.9

Type: local

Published: 2017/10/19

Updated: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:wpa_supplicant, 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: 2017/10/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13077, CVE-2017-13078, CVE-2017-13079, CVE-2017-13080, CVE-2017-13081, CVE-2017-13082, CVE-2017-13084, CVE-2017-13086, CVE-2017-13087, CVE-2017-13088

SSA: 2017-291-02

IAVA: 2017-A-0310