This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200909-17
(ZNC: Directory traversal)
The vendor reported a directory traversal vulnerability when processing
DCC SEND requests.
A remote, authenticated user could send a specially crafted DCC SEND
request to overwrite arbitrary files with the privileges of the user
running ZNC, and possibly cause the execution of arbitrary code e.g. by
uploading a malicious ZNC module.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All ZNC users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-irc/znc-0.074'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 40964 (gentoo_GLSA-200909-17.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2009-2658