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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-201507-09
(PyPAM: Arbitrary code execution)
PyPAM does not handle passwords correctly if there is NULL byte in the
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code or cause a
Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All PyPAM users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-python/pypam-0.5.0-r3'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true