[SECURITY] [DSA 2564-1] tinyproxy security update

2012-10-23T17:17:55
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2564-1:C8ECA
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2012-10-23T17:17:55

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2564-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst October 23, 2012 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : tinyproxy Vulnerability : denial of service Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2012-3505 Debian Bug : 685281

gpernot discovered that Tinyproxy, a HTTP proxy, is vulnerable to a denial of service by remote attackers by sending crafted request headers.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.8.2-1squeeze3.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.8.3-3.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.8.3-3.

We recommend that you upgrade your tinyproxy packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org