How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2015 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-200804-30
(KDE start_kdeinit: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Vulnerabilities have been reported in the processing of user-controlled
data by start_kdeinit, which is setuid root by default.
A local attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with root
privileges, cause a Denial of Service or send Unix signals to other
processes, when start_kdeinit is setuid root.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All kdelibs users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=kde-base/kdelibs-3.5.8-r4'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32111 (gentoo_GLSA-200804-30.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1671
Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.