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-201612-36
(TigerVNC: Integer overflow)
TigerVNC is impacted by the same vulnerability as found in
CVE-2014-6051. An integer overflow, leading to a heap-based buffer
overflow, was found in the way screen sizes were handled.
A remote attacker, utilizing a malicious VNC server, could execute
arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the client, or
cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All TigerVNC users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/tigervnc-1.4.2'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5