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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-200904-03
(Gnumeric: Untrusted search path)
James Vega reported an untrusted search path vulnerability in the
GObject Python interpreter wrapper in Gnumeric.
A local attacker could entice a user to run Gnumeric 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 'gnumeric' from untrusted working directories.
See also :
All Gnumeric users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/gnumeric-1.8.4-r1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 36086 (gentoo_GLSA-200904-03.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 33438
CVE ID: CVE-2009-0318
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