GLSA-201301-03 : Tor: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201301-03
(Tor: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

Impact :

A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition or obtain
sensitive information.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201301-03.xml

Solution :

All Tor users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/tor-0.2.3.25'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63437 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3517
CVE-2012-3518
CVE-2012-3519
CVE-2012-4419
CVE-2012-4922
CVE-2012-5573