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-200808-10
(Adobe Reader: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory reported that
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted PDF
document, possibly resulting in the remote execution of arbitrary code
with the privileges of the user.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Adobe Reader users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/acroread-8.1.2-r3'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 33858 (gentoo_GLSA-200808-10.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2641