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-200408-09
(Roundup: Filesystem access vulnerability)
Improper handling of a specially crafted URL allows access to the
server's filesystem, which could contain sensitive information.
An attacker could view files owned by the user running Roundup. This
will never be root however, as Roundup will not run as root.
There is no known workaround at this time. All users are encouraged to
upgrade to the latest available version of Roundup.
See also :
All Roundup users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=www-apps/roundup-0.7.6'
# emerge '>=www-apps/roundup-0.7.6'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 14565 (gentoo_GLSA-200408-09.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-1444