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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-201709-26
(libsoup: Arbitrary remote code execution)
A stack based buffer overflow vulnerability was discovered in libsoup.
A remote attacker, by using specially crafted HTTP requests, could
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libsoup users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/libsoup-2.56.1'
Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying some of these packages.
Risk factor :
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