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-200711-02
(OpenSSH: Security bypass)
Jan Pechanec discovered that OpenSSH uses a trusted X11 cookie when it
cannot create an untrusted one.
An attacker could bypass the SSH client security policy and gain
privileges by causing an X client to be treated as trusted.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All OpenSSH users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/openssh-4.7'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27612 (gentoo_GLSA-200711-02.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-4752