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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-201206-12
(tftp-hpa: Remote buffer overflow)
A vulnerability has been discovered in tftp-hpa. Please review the CVE
identifier referenced below for details.
The vulnerability might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All tftp-hpa users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-ftp/tftp-hpa-5.1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false