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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-201208-06
(libgdata: Man-in-the-Middle attack)
An error in the '_gdata_service_build_session()' function of
gdata-service.c prevents libgdata from properly validating certificates.
A remote attacker could perform man-in-the-middle attacks to spoof
arbitrary SSL servers via a crafted certificate.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libgdata users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/libgdata-0.8.1-r2'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.2
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 61545 ()
Bugtraq ID: 52504
CVE ID: CVE-2012-1177
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