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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-200903-16
(Epiphany: Untrusted search path)
James Vega reported an untrusted search path vulnerability in the
A local attacker could entice a user to run Epiphany from a directory
containing a specially crafted python module, resulting in the
execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running
Do not run 'epiphany' from untrusted working directories.
See also :
All Epiphany users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-client/epiphany-2.22.3-r2'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 35814 (gentoo_GLSA-200903-16.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-5985