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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-201006-07
(SILC: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in SILC Toolkit and SILC
Client. For further information please consult the CVE entries
A remote attacker could overwrite stack locations and possibly execute
arbitrary code via a crafted OID value, Content-Length header or format
string specifiers in a nickname field or channel name.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All SILC Toolkit users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-im/silc-toolkit-1.1.10'
All SILC Client users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-im/silc-client-1.1.8'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 46774 (gentoo_GLSA-201006-07.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 36194
CVE ID: CVE-2008-7159CVE-2008-7160CVE-2009-3051CVE-2009-3163
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