Slackware 14.1 / current : grub (SSA:2015-351-01)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87477


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected grub package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 87477

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2015-351-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/12/18

Modified: 2015/12/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:grub, 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: 2015/12/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8370

SSA: 2015-351-01