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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-201001-06
(aria2: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Tatsuhiro Tsujikawa reported a buffer overflow in
DHTRoutingTableDeserializer.cc (CVE-2009-3575) and a format string
vulnerability in the AbstractCommand::onAbort() function in
A remote, unauthenticated attacker could possibly execute arbitrary
code with the privileges of the user running the application or cause a
Denial of Service (application crash).
Do not use DHT (CVE-2009-3575) and disable logging (CVE-2009-3617).
See also :
All aria2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/aria2-1.6.3'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 44895 (gentoo_GLSA-201001-06.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2009-3575CVE-2009-3617
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