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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-201006-13
(Smarty: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Smarty:
The vendor reported that the modifier.regex_replace.php plug-in
contains an input sanitation flaw related to the ASCII NUL character
The vendor reported that the
_expand_quoted_text() function in libs/Smarty_Compiler.class.php
contains an input sanitation flaw via multiple vectors (CVE-2008-4810,
Nine:Situations:Group::bookoo reported that
the smarty_function_math() function in libs/plugins/function.math.php
contains input sanitation flaw (CVE-2009-1669).
These issues might allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary PHP
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Smarty users should upgrade to an unaffected version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-php/smarty-2.6.23'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since June 2, 2009. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true