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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-200903-03
(Audacity: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Houssamix discovered a boundary error in the
String_parse::get_nonspace_quoted() function in
A remote attacker could entice a user into importing a specially
crafted *.gro file, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code or a
Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Audacity users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-sound/audacity-1.3.6'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 35793 (gentoo_GLSA-200903-03.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0490