This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200405-15
(cadaver heap-based buffer overflow)
Stefan Esser discovered a vulnerability in the code of the neon library
(see GLSA 200405-13). This library is also included in cadaver.
When connected to a malicious WebDAV server, this vulnerability could allow
remote execution of arbitrary code with the rights of the user running
There is no known workaround at this time. All users are advised to upgrade
to the latest available version of cadaver.
See also :
All users of cadaver should upgrade to the latest stable version:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=net-misc/cadaver-0.22.2'
# emerge '>=net-misc/cadaver-0.22.2'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 14501 (gentoo_GLSA-200405-15.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0398