Slackware 13.37 / 14.0 / 14.1 / current : libsndfile (SSA:2016-039-02)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 88626


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected libsndfile package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 88626

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2016-039-02.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/02/09

Modified: 2016/02/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:libsndfile, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, 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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9496, CVE-2014-9756, CVE-2015-7805

SSA: 2016-039-02