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VPR Score: 4.4
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-202009-01 (GnuTLS: Denial of service)
It was found that GnuTLS didn’t handle “no_renegotiation” alert properly.
A remote attacker could entice a user to connect to a malicious TLS endpoint using an application linked against GnuTLS, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll GnuTLS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-libs/gnutls-3.6.15'