Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : libexif (SSA:2020-140-02)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 136729


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New libexif packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues.


Update the affected libexif package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 136729

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2020-140-02.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2020/05/20

Updated: 2020/05/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-9278

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libexif, 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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/05/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/09/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6328, CVE-2017-7544, CVE-2018-20030, CVE-2019-9278, CVE-2020-0093, CVE-2020-12767, CVE-2020-13112, CVE-2020-13113, CVE-2020-13114

SSA: 2020-140-02