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-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
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.