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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-201411-05
(GNU Wget: Arbitrary code execution)
An absolute path traversal vulnerability has been found in GNU Wget.
A remote FTP server is able to write to arbitrary files, and
consequently execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All GNU Wget users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/wget-1.16'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true