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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-201512-02
(IPython: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
IPython does not properly check the MIME type of a file.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted text
file using IPython, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All IPython users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-python/ipython-3.2.1-r1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8