Slackware 13.0 / 13.1 / 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : ppp (SSA:2015-111-11)

high Nessus Plugin ID 82924
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Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New ppp packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, and -current to fix security issues.

Solution

Update the affected ppp package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?983a1bbf

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 82924

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2015-111-11.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 4/22/2015

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/21/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3158, CVE-2015-3310

BID: 69399, 74163

SSA: 2015-111-11