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-201512-05
(gdk-pixbuf: Multiple Vulnerabilities)
Three heap-based buffer overflow vulnerabilities have been discovered in
gdk-pixbuf. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted image
file with an application linked against gdk-pixbuf, possibly resulting in
execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a
Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All gdk-pixbuf users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=x11-libs/gdk-pixbuf-2.32.1'
Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying these packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8