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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-201110-26
(libxml2: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libxml2. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local or remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with
the privileges of the application or cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libxml2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/libxml2-2.7.8-r3'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 56660 ()
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