GLSA-201206-12 : tftp-hpa: Remote buffer overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 59650
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-12 (tftp-hpa: Remote buffer overflow)
A vulnerability has been discovered in tftp-hpa. Please review the CVE identifier referenced below for details.
The vulnerability might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll tftp-hpa users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-ftp/tftp-hpa-5.1'