Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 : sudo (SSA:2014-064-01)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 72838
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New sudo packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, and 13.37 to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected sudo package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?1b4392cd

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72838

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2014-064-01.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 3/6/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.6

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:sudo, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:13.0, 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: 3/6/2014

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0106

SSA: 2014-064-01