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-200605-16
(CherryPy: Directory traversal vulnerability)
Ivo van der Wijk discovered that the 'staticfilter' component of
CherryPy fails to sanitize input correctly.
An attacker could exploit this flaw to obtain arbitrary files from
the web server.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All CherryPy users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-python/cherrypy-2.1.1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21614 (gentoo_GLSA-200605-16.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-0847