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VPR Score: 6.7
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201701-47 (cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cURL. Please review the CVE identifiers and bug reports referenced for details.
Remote attackers could conduct a Man-in-the-Middle attack to obtain sensitive information, cause a Denial of Service condition, or execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll cURL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/curl-7.52.1'