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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-201011-01
(GNU C library: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in glibc, amongst others the
widely-known recent LD_AUDIT and $ORIGIN issues. For further
information please consult the CVE entries referenced below.
A local attacker could execute arbitrary code as root, cause a Denial
of Service, or gain privileges. Additionally, a user-assisted remote
attacker could cause the execution of arbitrary code, and a
context-dependent attacker could cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All GNU C library users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-libs/glibc-2.11.2-r3'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 50605 ()
Bugtraq ID: 36443400634415444347
CVE ID: CVE-2009-4880CVE-2009-4881CVE-2010-0296CVE-2010-0830CVE-2010-3847CVE-2010-3856
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