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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-201412-16
(CouchDB: Denial of Service)
CouchDB does not properly sanitize the count parameter for Universally
Unique Identifiers (UUID) requests.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request to CouchDB,
possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
The /_uuids handler can be disabled in local.ini with the following
See also :
All CouchDB users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/couchdb-1.5.1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true