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-200411-06
(MIME-tools: Virus detection evasion)
MIME-tools doesn't correctly parse attachment boundaries with an empty
An attacker could send a carefully crafted email and evade detection on
some email virus-scanning programs using MIME-tools for attachment
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All MIME-tools users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-perl/MIME-tools-5.415'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 15608 (gentoo_GLSA-200411-06.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-1098