This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 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-200805-14
(Common Data Format library: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Alfredo Ortega (Core Security Technologies) reported a boundary error
within the Read32s_64() function when processing CDF files.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted CDF
file, possibly resulting in the remote execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the user running the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Common Data Format library users should upgrade to the latest
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sci-libs/cdf-3.2.1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32351 (gentoo_GLSA-200805-14.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2080