GLSA-201512-02 : IPython: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 87485
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201512-02 (IPython: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
IPython does not properly check the MIME type of a file.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll IPython users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-python/ipython-3.2.1-r1'