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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-201207-07
(Keepalived: Denial of Service)
The 'pidfile_write()' function in pidfile.c in Keepalived writes PID
files with insecure permissions.
A local attacker may be able to cause a Denial of Service of arbitrary
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Keepalived users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-cluster/keepalived-1.2.2-r3'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59899 ()
Bugtraq ID: 47859
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1784
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