Slackware 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : dhcpcd (SSA:2014-213-02)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 76975


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected dhcpcd package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 76975

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2014-213-02.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/08/04

Modified: 2014/09/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/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:dhcpcd, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, 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 Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/08/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6060

BID: 68970

SSA: 2014-213-02