GLSA-201503-04 : GNU C Library: Multiple vulnerabilities (GHOST)
High Nessus Plugin ID 81689
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201503-04 (GNU C Library: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the GNU C Library.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition,.
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-2.19-r1'