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-200809-11
(HAVP: Denial of Service)
Peter Warasin reported an infinite loop in sockethandler.cpp when
connecting to a non-responsive HTTP server.
A remote attacker could send requests to unavailable servers, resulting
in a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All HAVP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-proxy/havp-0.89'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 34251 (gentoo_GLSA-200809-11.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-3688