Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : sudo (SSA:2020-031-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 133437


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected sudo package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 133437

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2020-031-01.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2020/02/03

Updated: 2020/02/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:sudo, 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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/01/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/01/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-18634

SSA: 2020-031-01