This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2015 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-200406-19
(giFT-FastTrack: remote denial of service attack)
Alan Fitton found a vulnerability in the giFT-FastTrack plugin in
version 0.8.6 and earlier. It can be used to remotely crash the giFT
Attackers may use this vulnerability to perform a Denial of Service
attack against the giFT daemon. There is no risk of code execution.
There is no known workaround at this time. All users are encouraged to
upgrade to the latest available version.
See also :
All users should upgrade to the latest available version of
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=net-p2p/gift-fasttrack-0.8.7'
# emerge '>=net-p2p/gift-fasttrack-0.8.7'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 14530 (gentoo_GLSA-200406-19.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0604