Slackware 10.2 / 11.0 / current : libexif (SSA:2007-164-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 25771


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New libexif packages are available for Slackware 10.2, 11.0, and
-current to fix a crash and potential security issue.


Update the affected libexif package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 25771

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2007-164-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/07/27

Modified: 2013/06/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libexif, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4168

SSA: 2007-164-01