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-200809-05
(Courier Authentication Library: SQL injection vulnerability)
It has been discovered that some input (e.g. the username) passed to
the library are not properly sanitised before being used in SQL
A remote attacker could provide specially crafted input to the library,
possibly resulting in the remote execution of arbitrary SQL commands.
NOTE: Exploitation of this vulnerability requires that a MySQL database
is used for authentication and that a Non-Latin character set is
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Courier Authentication Library users should upgrade to the latest
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/courier-authlib-0.60.6'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 34104 (gentoo_GLSA-200809-05.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2667