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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-201309-19
(TPP: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
TPP templates may contain a --exec clause, the contents of which are
automatically executed without confirmation from the user.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file
using TPP, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All TPP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-office/tpp-1.3.1-r2'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true