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-201612-33
(GPL Ghostscript: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
An integer overflow flaw was discovered that leads to an out-of-bounds
read and write in gs_ttf.ps.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted file,
possibly resulting in the 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 GPL Ghostscript users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/ghostscript-gpl-9.09'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8