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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-201203-08
(libxslt: Denial of Service)
An out of bounds read error has been found in libxslt/pattern.c in
A remote attacker could entice a user to process an XML file using a
specially crafted XSLT stylesheet in an application linked against
libxslt, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libxslt users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/libxslt-1.1.26-r3'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 58218 ()
Bugtraq ID: 51911
CVE ID: CVE-2011-3970
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