Slackware 14.2 / current : nettle (SSA:2018-339-02)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 119448


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected nettle package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 119448

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2018-339-02.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/12/06

Updated: 2019/02/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:nettle, 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: 2018/12/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/12/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16869

SSA: 2018-339-02