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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-200502-14
(mod_python: Publisher Handler vulnerability)
Graham Dumpleton discovered a vulnerability in mod_python's Publisher
By requesting a specially crafted URL for a published module page, an
attacker could obtain information about restricted variables.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All mod_python users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose www-apache/mod_python
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 16451 (gentoo_GLSA-200502-14.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-0088