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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-201209-12
(Libtasn1: Denial of Service)
Libtasn1 does not properly handle length fields when performing DER
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted
DER-encoded object in an application linked against Libtasn1, possibly
resulting in Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Libtasn1 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/libtasn1-2.12'
Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying some of these packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true