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-201611-10
(libuv: Privilege escalation)
It was discovered that libuv does not call setgroups before calling
setuid/setgid. If this is not called, then even though the uid has been
dropped, there may still be groups associated that permit superuser
Context-dependent attackers could escalate privileges via unspecified
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libuv users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --verbose --oneshot '>=dev-libs/libuv-1.4.2'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0