Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / current : openssl (SSA:2015-190-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84646


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected openssl and / or openssl-solibs packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84646

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2015-190-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/07/13

Modified: 2016/12/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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


Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:openssl, p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:openssl-solibs, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, 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: 2015/07/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1793

BID: 75652

SSA: 2015-190-01