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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-201009-09
(fence: Multiple symlink vulnerabilities)
The fence_apc, fence_apc_snmp (CVE-2008-4579) and fence_manual
(CVE-2008-4580) programs contain symlink vulnerabilities.
These vulnerabilities may allow arbitrary files to be overwritten with
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
Gentoo discontinued support for fence. All fence users should uninstall
and choose another software that provides the same functionality.
# emerge --unmerge sys-cluster/fence
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 49732 (gentoo_GLSA-201009-09.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 3190437416
CVE ID: CVE-2008-4579CVE-2008-4580
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