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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-200709-08
(id3lib: Insecure temporary file creation)
Nikolaus Schulz discovered that the function RenderV2ToFile() in file
src/tag_file.cpp creates temporary files in an insecure manner.
A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability via a symlink attack
to overwrite arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All id3lib users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/id3lib-3.8.3-r6'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true