Slackware 14.1 / current : samba (SSA:2015-020-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 80883


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New samba packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and -current to fix a security issue.


Update the affected samba package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 80883

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2015-020-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/01/21

Modified: 2015/02/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 8.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:samba, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8143

SSA: 2015-020-01