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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-201208-04
(Gajim: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Gajim. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted link
using Gajim, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition. Furthermore,
a remote attacker could use a specially crafted Jabber ID, possibly
resulting in execution of arbitrary SQL statements.
A local attacker could perform symlink attacks to overwrite arbitrary
files with the privileges of the user running the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Gajim users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-im/gajim-0.15-r1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true