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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-200510-03
(Uim: Privilege escalation vulnerability)
Masanari Yamamoto discovered that Uim uses environment variables
incorrectly. This bug causes a privilege escalation if setuid/setgid
applications are linked to libuim. This bug only affects
immodule-enabled Qt (if you build Qt 3.3.2 or later versions with
USE='immqt' or USE='immqt-bc').
A malicious local user could exploit this vulnerability to execute
arbitrary code with escalated privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Uim users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-i18n/uim-0.4.9.1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 19849 (gentoo_GLSA-200510-03.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2005-3149
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