Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : openssh (SSA:2014-086-06)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 73252
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New openssh 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 openssh package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?ca896db4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73252

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2014-086-06.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Published: 3/31/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:openssh, 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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/28/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2532

BID: 66355

SSA: 2014-086-06