Slackware 14.2 : Slackware 14.2 kernel (SSA:2021-202-01)

high Nessus Plugin ID 151897

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

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

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?cb97db01

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 151897

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2021-202-01.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 7/21/2021

Updated: 1/26/2022

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-33909

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/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 Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/21/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/12/2017

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Netfilter x_tables Heap OOB Write Privilege Escalation)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-0605, CVE-2019-16232, CVE-2019-19060, CVE-2019-19061, CVE-2020-24586, CVE-2020-24587, CVE-2020-24588, CVE-2020-25670, CVE-2020-25671, CVE-2020-25672, CVE-2020-25673, CVE-2020-26139, CVE-2020-26147, CVE-2020-26558, CVE-2021-0129, CVE-2021-3483, CVE-2021-3564, CVE-2021-3573, CVE-2021-3587, CVE-2021-20261, CVE-2021-22555, CVE-2021-28660, CVE-2021-28688, CVE-2021-28964, CVE-2021-28972, CVE-2021-29154, CVE-2021-29265, CVE-2021-29650, CVE-2021-31916, CVE-2021-32399, CVE-2021-33034, CVE-2021-33909, CVE-2021-34693

SSA: 2021-202-01

IAVA: 2021-A-0350