Slackware 11.0 / 12.0 / 12.1 / 12.2 / 13.0 / 13.1 / current : expat (SSA:2011-041-02)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 51941
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New expat packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected expat package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?a7201b50

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 51941

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2011-041-02.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Published: 2/11/2011

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:expat, 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, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:12.2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.1

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/10/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2625, CVE-2009-3560, CVE-2009-3720

BID: 35958, 36097, 37203

SSA: 2011-041-02

CWE: 119, 264