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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-201701-12
(memcached: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple integer overflow vulnerabilities were discovered in memcached.
Please review the CVE identifiers and Cisco TALOS reports referenced
below for details.
A remote attacker could abuse memcached’s binary protocol leading to
the remote execution of arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All memcached users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/memcached-1.4.33'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5