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-200704-23
(capi4k-utils: Buffer overflow)
The bufprint() function in capi4k-utils fails to properly check
boundaries of data coming from CAPI packets.
A local attacker could possibly escalate privileges or cause a Denial
of Service by sending a crafted CAPI packet.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All capi4k-utils users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-dialup/capi4k-utils-20050718-r3'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25111 (gentoo_GLSA-200704-23.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-1217