Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : curl (SSA:2020-176-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 137822


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected curl package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 137822

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2020-176-01.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2020/06/25

Updated: 2020/07/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 2020/06/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-8169, CVE-2020-8177

SSA: 2020-176-01

IAVA: 2020-A-0291