Lynis Security Controls
PKGS-7393 - Gentoo vulnerable packages
This controls checks for vulnerable packages on Gentoo based systems
How to solve
When vulnerabilities are found, you are strongly advised to update the system as soon as possible. Vulnerable packages, especially which allow network communications, have an increased risk.
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