Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / current : openssl (SSA:2016-034-03)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88566


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: 88566

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2016-034-03.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/02/04

Modified: 2017/09/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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


Base Score: 5.9

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3197

SSA: 2016-034-03