This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201507-22
(e2fsprogs: Arbitrary code execution)
e2fsprogs has a heap-based buffer overflow in closefs.c in the libext2fs
A local attacker could execute arbitrary code via a specially crafted
block group descriptor.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All e2fsprogs users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-fs/e2fsprogs-1.42.13'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : false