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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-200610-08
(Cscope: Multiple buffer overflows)
Unchecked use of strcpy() and *scanf() leads to several buffer
A user could be enticed to open a carefully crafted file which would
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-15.5.20060927'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 22894 (gentoo_GLSA-200610-08.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4262
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