Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : openssl (SSA:2016-266-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 93663


The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.


New openssl packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues.


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 93663

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2016-266-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/09/23

Modified: 2017/09/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

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, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:14.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/09/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2177, CVE-2016-2178, CVE-2016-2179, CVE-2016-2180, CVE-2016-2181, CVE-2016-2182, CVE-2016-2183, CVE-2016-6302, CVE-2016-6303, CVE-2016-6304, CVE-2016-6305, CVE-2016-6306, CVE-2016-6307, CVE-2016-6308

SSA: 2016-266-01