Slackware 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : gnupg2 (SSA:2014-175-03)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 76206


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New gnupg2 packages are available for Slackware 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, and -current to fix a security issue.


Update the affected gnupg2 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 76206

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2014-175-03.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/06/25

Modified: 2014/06/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:gnupg2, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, 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 Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4617

BID: 68156

SSA: 2014-175-03