Slackware 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / current : openssl (SSA:2008-210-08)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33753

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New openssl packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, and -current to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected openssh, openssl and / or openssl-solibs packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?a52e1366

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33753

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2008-210-08.nasl

Version: 1.18

Type: local

Published: 2008/07/29

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:openssh, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:openssl, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:openssl-solibs, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:11.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0891, CVE-2008-1672

BID: 29405

SSA: 2008-210-08

CWE: 189, 287