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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-201101-04
(aria2: Directory traversal)
A directory traversal vulnerability was discovered in aria2.
A remote attacker could entice a user to download from a specially
crafted metalink file, resulting in the creation of arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All aria2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/aria2-1.9.3'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 51534 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-1512