Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : patch (SSA:2018-096-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 108890

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New patch packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected patch package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?85d6d715

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 108890

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2018-096-01.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2018/04/10

Updated: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:patch, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.37, 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: 2018/04/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000156

SSA: 2018-096-01