Slackware 14.2 / current : procps-ng (SSA:2018-142-03)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 109950
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

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

Solution

Update the affected procps-ng package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?1ac127e6

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 109950

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2018-142-03.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 5/23/2018

Updated: 4/5/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:slackware:slackware_linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:slackware:slackware_linux:procps-ng:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/23/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1122, CVE-2018-1123, CVE-2018-1124, CVE-2018-1125, CVE-2018-1126

IAVA: 2018-A-0174

SSA: 2018-142-03