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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-201312-16
(Xfig: Arbitrary code execution)
Xfig contains a buffer overflow vulnerability in processing certain FIG
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file,
potentially resulting in arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Xfig users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/xfig-3.2.5b-r1'
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since January 09, 2011. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 71762 ()
Bugtraq ID: 45177
CVE ID: CVE-2010-4262
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