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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-201701-53
(Lua: Buffer overflow)
A buffer overflow was discovered in the vararg functions in ldo.c in
Context-dependent could cause a Denial of Service condition or execute
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Lua users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-lang/lua-5.1.5-r4'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0