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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-201701-07
(Open vSwitch: Remote execution of arbitrary code)
A buffer overflow was discovered in lib/flow.c in ovs-vswitchd.
A remote attacker, using a specially crafted MPLS packet, could execute
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Open vSwitch users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/openvswitch-2.5.0'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5