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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-200801-04
(OpenAFS: Denial of Service)
Russ Allbery, Jeffrey Altman, Dan Hyde and Thomas Mueller discovered a
race condition due to an improper handling of the clients callbacks
A remote attacker could construct cases which trigger the race
condition, resulting in a server crash.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All OpenAFS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-fs/openafs-1.4.6'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 29908 (gentoo_GLSA-200801-04.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-6599
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