This script is Copyright (C) 2016 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-201606-16
(PLIB: Buffer overflow vulnerability)
A buffer overflow in PLIB allows user-assisted remote attackers to
execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a long error message, as
demonstrated by a crafted acc file for TORCS.
Remote attackers could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All PLIB users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --verbose --oneshot '>=media-libs/plib-1.8.5-r1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3