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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-201707-10
(VLC: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in VLC. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to open a specially crafted
subtitles file, could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges
of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All VLC users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/vlc-2.2.6'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8