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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-200711-20
(Pioneers: Multiple Denials of Service)
Roland Clobus discovered that the Pioneers server may free sessions
objects while they are still in use, resulting in access to invalid
memory zones (CVE-2007-5933). Bas Wijnen discovered an error when
closing connections which can lead to a failed assertion
A remote attacker could send specially crafted data to the vulnerable
server, resulting in a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Pioneers users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-board/pioneers-0.11.3-r1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 28220 (gentoo_GLSA-200711-20.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-5933CVE-2007-6010
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