Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : git (SSA:2018-283-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 118059

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New git packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and
-current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected git package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b4819b2c

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118059

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2018-283-01.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2018/10/11

Modified: 2019/01/09

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: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:git, 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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/10

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Malicious Git HTTP Server For CVE-2018-17456)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-17456

SSA: 2018-283-01