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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-201201-05
(mDNSResponder: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in mDNSResponder. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local or remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with
root privileges or cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All mDNSResponder users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/mDNSResponder-212.1'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since November 21, 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
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 57631 ()
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