Slackware 14.2 / current : libtiff (SSA:2017-324-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104702

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

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

Solution

Update the affected libtiff package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?77ecdac6

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 104702

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-324-01.nasl

Version: Revision: 3.1

Type: local

Published: 2017/11/21

Updated: 2017/11/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libtiff, 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: 2017/11/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8128, CVE-2016-10095, CVE-2016-5318

SSA: 2017-324-01