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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-201406-21
(cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cURL. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could cause a man-in-the-middle attack via a crafted
certificate issued by a legitimate certification authority. Furthermore,
a context-dependent attacker may be able to bypass security restrictions
by connecting as other users.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All cURL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/curl-7.36.0'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
Public Exploit Available : false