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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-201111-09
(Perl Safe module: Arbitrary Perl code injection)
Unsafe code evaluation prevents the Safe module from properly
restricting the code of implicitly called methods on implicitly blessed
A remote attacker could entice a user to load a specially crafted Perl
script, resulting in execution arbitrary Perl code outside of a
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All users of the standalone Perl Safe module should upgrade to the
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=perl-core/Safe-2.27'
All users of the Safe module bundled with Perl should upgrade to the
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=virtual/perl-Safe-2.27'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since July 18, 2010. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 56905 ()
Bugtraq ID: 40302
CVE ID: CVE-2010-1168
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