PKGS-7322 - Arch Linux vulnerable packages

(Software)

This information is provided as part of the Lynis community project. It is related to Lynis control PKGS-7322 and should be considered as-is and without guarantees. Any advice and commands should be tested before implementing them in production environments.

Description

The arch-audit tool may have discovered some vulnerable packages.

How to solve

Run arch-audit manually to see what output it provides. If it does show packages that are vulnerable, then update the system using the pacman package manager.

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