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-201703-05
(GNU Libtasn1: Denial of Service)
Libtasn1 does not correctly handle certain malformed DER certificates.
A remote attacker could entice a user or automated system to process a
specially crafted certificate using Libtasn1, resulting in a Denial of
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Libtasn1 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/libtasn1-4.8'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3