This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 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-200704-17
(3proxy: Buffer overflow)
The 3proxy development team reported a buffer overflow in the logurl()
function when processing overly long requests.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted transparent request to
the proxy, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with privileges
of the user running 3proxy.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All 3proxy users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-proxy/3proxy-0.5.3h'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25105 (gentoo_GLSA-200704-17.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-2031