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-200807-15
(Pan: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Pavel Polischouk reported a boundary error in the PartsBatch class when
processing .nzb files.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted .nzb
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 Pan users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-nntp/pan-0.132-r3'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 33781 (gentoo_GLSA-200807-15.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2363