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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-201502-09
(Antiword: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
A buffer overflow vulnerability has been found in wordole.c in Antiword.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted
document using Antiword, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary
code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Antiword users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/antiword-0.37-r1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false