Scientific Linux Security Update : openslp on SL6.x i386/x86_64

High Nessus Plugin ID 111523


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- openslp: Heap memory corruption in slpd/slpd_process.c allows denial of service or potentially code execution (CVE-2017-17833)


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111523

File Name: sl_20180802_openslp_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/03

Updated: 2018/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17833