Slackware 14.2 / current : libtiff (SSA:2018-316-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118903

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?05985ad4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118903

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2018-316-01.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/13

Updated: 2018/11/13

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: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/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: 2018/11/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10779, CVE-2018-10963, CVE-2018-18661, CVE-2018-7456, CVE-2018-8905

SSA: 2018-316-01