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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-200704-04
(OpenPBS: Multiple vulnerabilities)
SUSE reported vulnerabilities due to unspecified errors in OpenPBS.
By unspecified attack vectors an attacker might be able execute
arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running openpbs, which
might be the root user.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
OpenPBS has been masked in the Portage tree for replacement by Torque.
All OpenPBS users should unmerge OpenPBS and switch to Torque.
# emerge --ask --unmerge sys-cluster/openpbs
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --verbose sys-cluster/torque
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 24937 (gentoo_GLSA-200704-04.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-5616
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