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-201706-19
(GNU C Library: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the GNU C Library.
Please review the CVE identifiers and Qualys’ security advisory
referenced below for details.
An attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of
the process, escalate privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All GNU C Library users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-libs/glibc-2.23-r4'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2