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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-201612-47
(Samba: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in samba. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with root
privileges, cause a Denial of Service condition, conduct a
man-in-the-middle attack, obtain sensitive information, or bypass file
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Samba users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-fs/samba-4.2.11'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 96127 ()
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