GLSA-201412-26 : strongSwan: Multiple Vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79979
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-26 (strongSwan: Multiple Vulnerabilities)
A NULL pointer dereference and an error in the IKEv2 implementation have been found in strongSwan.
A remote attacker could create a Denial of Service condition or bypass security restrictions.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll strongSwan users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/strongswan-5.1.3'