This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 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-200703-25
(Ekiga: Format string vulnerability)
Mu Security has discovered that Ekiga fails to implement formatted
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to crash Ekiga and
potentially execute arbitrary code by sending a specially crafted Q.931
SETUP packet to a victim.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Ekiga users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-voip/ekiga-2.0.7'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 24930 (gentoo_GLSA-200703-25.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-1006