Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : openvpn (SSA:2014-344-04)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 79869

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New openvpn 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 openvpn package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?0f7a29ff

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79869

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2014-344-04.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 12/15/2014

Updated: 1/14/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/10/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8104

SSA: 2014-344-04