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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-200606-10
(Cscope: Many buffer overflows)
Cscope does not verify the length of file names sourced in
A user could be enticed to source a carefully crafted file which
will allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code with the permissions
of the user running Cscope.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Cscope users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-util/cscope-15.5-r6'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 21703 (gentoo_GLSA-200606-10.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-2541
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