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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-200705-06
(X.Org X11 library: Multiple integer overflows)
Multiple integer overflows have been reported in the XGetPixel()
function of the X.Org X11 library.
By enticing a user to open a specially crafted image, an attacker could
cause a Denial of Service or an integer overflow, potentially resulting
in the execution of arbitrary code with root privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All X.Org X11 library users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=x11-libs/libX11-1.0.3-r2'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25160 (gentoo_GLSA-200705-06.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-1667