This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 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-200602-09
(BomberClone: Remote execution of arbitrary code)
Stefan Cornelius of the Gentoo Security team discovered multiple
missing buffer checks in BomberClone's code.
By sending overly long error messages to the game via network, a
remote attacker may exploit buffer overflows to execute arbitrary code
with the rights of the user running BomberClone.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All BomberClone users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-action/bomberclone-0.11.6.2-r1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 20935 (gentoo_GLSA-200602-09.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-0460