Slackware 14.2 : Slackware 14.2 kernel (SSA:2020-163-01)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 137391
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New kernel packages are available for Slackware 14.2 to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?62ac411c

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 137391

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2020-163-01.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 6/12/2020

Updated: 6/18/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-12464

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.7

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-generic, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-generic-smp, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-headers, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-huge, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-huge-smp, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-modules, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-modules-smp, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:kernel-source, 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: 6/11/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/7/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-9517, CVE-2019-19319, CVE-2019-19768, CVE-2020-0543, CVE-2020-10690, CVE-2020-10711, CVE-2020-10732, CVE-2020-10751, CVE-2020-10942, CVE-2020-11494, CVE-2020-11565, CVE-2020-11608, CVE-2020-11609, CVE-2020-11668, CVE-2020-12464, CVE-2020-12769, CVE-2020-12770, CVE-2020-12826, CVE-2020-13143, CVE-2020-1749

SSA: 2020-163-01