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|Posted: Wed Dec 25, 2013 11:11 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201312-15 ] Tinyproxy: Denial of Service
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Tinyproxy: Denial of Service (GLSA 201312-15)
Date: December 23, 2013
A vulnerability has been found in Tinyproxy, allows remote
attackers to cause a Denial of Service condition.
Tinyproxy is a light-weight HTTP/HTTPS proxy daemon for POSIX operating
Vulnerable: < 1.8.3-r3
Unaffected: >= 1.8.3-r3
Architectures: All supported architectures
A vulnerability has been discovered in the way how Tinyproxy works with
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request with too many
headers, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Tinyproxy users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-proxy/tinyproxy-1.8.3-r3"