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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200501-09
(xzgv: Multiple overflows)
Multiple overflows have been found in the image processing code of
xzgv, including an integer overflow in the PRF parsing code
An attacker could entice a user to open or browse a
specially-crafted image file, potentially resulting in the execution of
arbitrary code with the rights of the user running xzgv.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All xzgv users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/xzgv-0.8-r1'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16400 (gentoo_GLSA-200501-09.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0994