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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-201406-12
(FreeRADIUS: Arbitrary code execution)
Large passwords can trigger a stack-based buffer overflow in
FreeRADIUS’s rlm_pap module when authenticating against an LDAP server.
An authenticated user could set a specially crafted long password,
possibly leading to arbitrary code execution or a Denial of Service
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All FreeRADIUS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-dialup/freeradius-2.2.5'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
Public Exploit Available : false