This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201310-11
(Perl Parallel-ForkManager Module: Insecure temporary file usage)
The Perl Parallel-ForkManager module does not handle temporary files
A local attacker could perform symlink attacks to overwrite arbitrary
files with the privileges of the user running the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Parallel-ForkManager users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.9
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 70487 ()
Bugtraq ID: 50537
CVE ID: CVE-2011-4115
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