Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : libjpeg (SSA:2013-350-02)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71468

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VPR Score: 1.4

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New libjpeg packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, and -current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected libjpeg package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?b779e2e4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71468

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2013-350-02.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2013/12/17

Updated: 2013/12/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 1.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libjpeg, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.37, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6629

SSA: 2013-350-02