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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-201310-01
(Perl Module-Signature module: Arbitrary code execution)
command will automatically download keys and
use them to check the signature of CPAN packages via the SIGNATURE file.
If an attacker were to replace this (SHA1) with a special unknown cipher
) and were to include in the distribution a
, the code in this Perl module would be executed
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All users of the Module-Signature Perl module should upgrade to the
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 70307 ()
Bugtraq ID: 60352
CVE ID: CVE-2013-2145
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