Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : gnutls (SSA:2017-011-02)

High Nessus Plugin ID 96408

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VPR Score: 5.9

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 security issues.

Solution

Update the affected gnutls package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?48579192

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 96408

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2017-011-02.nasl

Version: Revision: 3.3

Type: local

Published: 2017/01/12

Updated: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

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: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: 2017/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5334, CVE-2017-5335, CVE-2017-5336, CVE-2017-5337

SSA: 2017-011-02