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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-201705-08
(libav: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libav. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted media
file in an application linked against libav, possibly resulting in
execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the application, a
Denial of Service condition or access the content of arbitrary local
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libav users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/libav-11.8'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 100085 ()
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