Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : gnutls (SSA:2016-254-01)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 93411
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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description

New gnutls packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and
-current to fix a security issue.

Solution

Update the affected gnutls package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?c3aee101

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93411

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2016-254-01.nasl

Version: 2.2

Type: local

Published: 9/12/2016

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:gnutls, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.0, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.1, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Patch Publication Date: 9/10/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-6251

SSA: 2016-254-01