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VPR Score: 7.4
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201804-02 (glibc: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in glibc. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
An attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code, escalate privileges, cause a Denial of Service condition, or have other unspecified impacts.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll glibc users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-libs/glibc-2.25-r11'