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|Posted: Mon Dec 15, 2014 12:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201412-30 ] Varnish: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Varnish: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201412-30)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: December 15, 2014
Bug(s): #458888, #489944
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Varnish, the worst of
which could allow a remote attacker to create a Denial of Service
Varnish is a web application accelerator.
Vulnerable: < 3.0.5
Unaffected: >= 3.0.5
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Varnish. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition via a
specially crafted GET request. Furthermore a local attacker could obtain
sensitive information through insecure permissions on logfiles.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Varnish users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-servers/varnish-3.0.5"