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-201310-16
(TPTEST: Arbitrary code execution)
The GetStatsFromLine() function in TPTEST is vulnerable to buffer
overflows from STATS lines with long email and pwd fields.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted STATS line, possibly
resulting in arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All TPTEST users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/tptest-3.1.7-r2'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true