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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-201006-10
(multipath-tools: World-writeable socket)
multipath-tools uses world-writable permissions for the socket file
Local users could send arbitrary commands to the multipath daemon,
causing cluster failures and data loss.
chmod o-rwx /var/run/multipath.sock
See also :
All multipath-tools users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-fs/multipath-tools-0.4.8-r1'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since November 13, 2009. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.2
Public Exploit Available : false