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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200901-01
(NDISwrapper: Arbitrary remote code execution)
Anders Kaseorg reported multiple buffer overflows related to long
A physically proximate attacker could send packets over a wireless
network that might lead to the execution of arbitrary code with root
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All NDISwrapper users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-wireless/ndiswrapper-1.53-r1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 35345 (gentoo_GLSA-200901-01.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-4395