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-201709-05
(chkrootkit: Local privilege escalation)
When /tmp is mounted without the noexec option chkrootkit will execute
files in /tmp with root privileges.
A local attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with root
Users should mount /tmp with noexec option.
See also :
All chkrootkit users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-forensics/chkrootkit-0.50'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true