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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-201507-16
(Portage: Man-in-the-middle attack)
Portage does not verify X.509 SSL certificates properly if HTTPS is
A remote attacker can spoof servers and modify binary package lists via
specially crafted certificates.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Portage users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/portage-220.127.116.11'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true