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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-201206-08
(Wicd: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Two vulnerabilities have been found in Wicd:
Passwords and passphrases are written to /var/log/wicd
Input from the daemon's D-Bus interface is not properly sanitized
A local attacker could gain privileges of the root user or obtain
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Wicd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/wicd-22.214.171.124'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
Public Exploit Available : true