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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-200909-06
(aMule: Parameter injection)
Sam Hocevar discovered that the aMule preview function does not
properly sanitize file names.
A remote attacker could entice a user to download a file with a
specially crafted file name to inject arbitrary arguments to the
victim's video player.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All aMule users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-p2p/amule-2.2.5'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 40914 (gentoo_GLSA-200909-06.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1440