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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-201502-14
(grep: Denial of Service)
A heap buffer overrun has been fixed in the bmexec_trans function in
A local user can cause Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All grep users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/grep-2.21-r1'
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
Public Exploit Available : true