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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-201411-07
(Openswan: Denial of Service)
A NULL pointer dereference has been found in Openswan.
A remote attacker could create a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
Gentoo has discontinued support for Openswan. We recommend that users
# emerge --unmerge 'net-misc/openswan'
NOTE: The Gentoo developer(s) maintaining Openswan have discontinued
support at this time. It may be possible that a new Gentoo developer will
update Openswan at a later date. Alternatives packages such as Libreswan
and strongSwan are currently available in Gentoo Portage.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false