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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-201401-10
(libexif, exif: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libexif and exif.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted image
file using exif or an application linked against libexif, possibly
resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the
process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libexif users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libexif-0.6.21'
Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying some of these
All exif users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/exif-0.6.21'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 72032 ()
Bugtraq ID: 54437
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2812CVE-2012-2813CVE-2012-2814CVE-2012-2836CVE-2012-2837CVE-2012-2840CVE-2012-2841CVE-2012-2845
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