GLSA-201706-18 : mbed TLS: Multiple vulnerabilities (SLOTH)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100944
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201706-18 (mbed TLS: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in mbed TLS. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll mbed TLS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/mbedtls-2.4.2'