GLSA-201612-34 : systemd: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 95737


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201612-34 (systemd: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in systemd. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

An attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, or gain escalated privileges.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All systemd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/systemd-208'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95737

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201612-34.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/13

Modified: 2016/12/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:systemd, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4391, CVE-2013-4393, CVE-2013-4394

GLSA: 201612-34