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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-201207-03
(ChaSen: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
An error in chalib.c of ChaSen could cause a buffer overflow.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted text
file using ChaSen or an application using the ChaSen libraries, possibly
resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the
process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All ChaSen users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/chasen-2.4.4-r2'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59895 ()
Bugtraq ID: 50588
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4000
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