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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-200605-07
(Nagios: Buffer overflow)
Sebastian Krahmer of the SuSE security team discovered a buffer
overflow vulnerability in the handling of a negative HTTP
A buffer overflow in Nagios CGI scripts under certain web servers
allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a negative
content length HTTP header.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Nagios users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/nagios-core-1.4.1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5