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-201701-73
(SQUASHFS: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in SQUASHFS. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Remote attackers, by enticing a user to process a specially crafted
SQUASHFS image, could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All SQUASHFS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-fs/squashfs-tools-4.3-r1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0