Slackware 14.1 / 14.2 / current : libarchive (SSA:2020-043-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 133665


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New libarchive packages are available for Slackware 14.1, 14.2, and
-current to fix security issues.


Update the affected libarchive package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 133665

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2020-043-01.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2020/02/13

Updated: 2020/02/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libarchive, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, 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

Patch Publication Date: 2020/02/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/02/12

Reference Information

SSA: 2020-043-01