This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Security Fix(es) :
- A vulnerability was discovered in augeas affecting the
handling of escaped strings. An attacker could send
crafted strings that would cause the application using
augeas to copy past the end of a buffer, leading to a
crash or possible code execution. (CVE-2017-7555)
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5