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-200710-05
(QGit: Insecure temporary file creation)
Raphael Marichez discovered that the DataLoader::doStart() method
creates temporary files in an insecure manner and executes them.
A local attacker could perform a symlink attack, possibly overwriting
files or executing arbitrary code with the rights of the user running
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All QGit users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-util/qgit-1.5.7'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 26945 (gentoo_GLSA-200710-05.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-4631