Slackware 14.0 / current : curl (SSA:2013-038-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64491


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New curl packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to fix a security issue.


Update the affected curl package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64491

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2013-038-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/02/08

Modified: 2013/10/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:curl, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0249

BID: 57842

SSA: 2013-038-01