Tor: Multiple vulnerabilities

2013-01-08T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201301-03
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2013-01-08T00:00:00

Description

Background

Tor is an implementation of second generation Onion Routing, a connection-oriented anonymizing communication service.

Description

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

Impact

A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition or obtain sensitive information.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Tor users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/tor-0.2.3.25"