This script is Copyright (C) 2017 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-201706-09
(FileZilla: Buffer overflow)
FileZilla is affected by the same vulnerability as reported in “GLSA
201703-03” because the package included a vulnerable copy of PuTTY.
Please read the GLSA for PuTTY referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, utilizing the SSH agent forwarding of an SSH server,
could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running
FileZilla or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All FileZilla users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-ftp/filezilla-3.25.2'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5