GLSA-201206-35 : nbd: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-35
(nbd: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in nbd. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

nbd allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer
dereference and crash) or the execution of arbitrary code.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All nbd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-block/nbd-2.9.22'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59708 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46572

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0530