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-201707-08
(feh: Arbitrary remote code execution)
Tobias Stoeckmann discovered it was possible to trigger an
out-of-boundary heap write with the image viewer feh while receiving an
A remote attacker, pretending to be the E17 window manager, could
possibly trigger an out-of-boundary heap write in feh while receiving an
IPC message. This could result 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 feh users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/feh-2.18.3'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5