This script is Copyright (C) 2017 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-201701-58
(ICU: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ICU. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Remote attackers could cause a Denial of Service condition or possibly
have other unspecified impacts via a long locale string or
httpAcceptLanguage argument. Additionally, A remote attacker, via a
specially crafted file, could cause an application using ICU to parse
untrusted font files resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
Finally, remote attackers could affect confidentiality via unknown
vectors related to 2D.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All ICU users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/icu-58.1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5