Slackware 14.0 / current : openssl (SSA:2013-042-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64590


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New openssl packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to fix a bug in openssl-1.0.1d.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64590

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2013-042-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/02/13

Modified: 2015/01/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: 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:14.0

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: 2013/02/12

Reference Information

BID: 57778

SSA: 2013-042-01