Slackware 13.1 / 13.37 / current : glibc (SSA:2012-244-01)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 61748

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New glibc packages are available for Slackware 13.1, 13.37, and
-current to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?54b73d28

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 61748

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2012-244-01.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 9/4/2012

Updated: 1/14/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc-i18n, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc-profile, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc-solibs, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:glibc-zoneinfo, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.37

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/31/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3480

BID: 54982

SSA: 2012-244-01