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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-201512-09
(encfs: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in encfs. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker can utilize a possible buffer overflow in the
encodeName method of StreamNameIO and BlockNameIO to execute arbitrary
code or cause a Denial of Service. Also multiple weak cryptographics
practices have been found in encfs.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All encfs users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-fs/encfs-1.7.5'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0