Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / current : openssl (SSA:2014-098-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 73409


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New openssl packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, and
-current to fix security issues.


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

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73409

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2014-098-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/04/08

Modified: 2014/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.4

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

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, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/08

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (OpenSSL Heartbeat (Heartbleed) Information Leak)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0076, CVE-2014-0160

SSA: 2014-098-01