Slackware 10.1 / 10.2 / 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / current : python (SSA:2008-217-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 33824

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New python packages are available for Slackware 10.1, 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, and -current to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected python, python-demo and / or python-tools packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?41912d97

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33824

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2008-217-01.nasl

Version: 1.18

Type: local

Published: 2008/08/05

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:python, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:python-demo, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:python-tools, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:10.2, 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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/08/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1679, CVE-2008-1721, CVE-2008-2315, CVE-2008-2316, CVE-2008-3142, CVE-2008-3144

BID: 28715, 30491

SSA: 2008-217-01

CWE: 119, 189