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Alma Linux: CVE-2019-18676: Moderate: squid:4 security, bug fix, and enhancement update (ALSA-2020-4743)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2019-18676: Moderate: squid:4 security, bug fix, and enhancement update (ALSA-2020-4743)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
11/26/2019
Created
05/05/2022
Added
05/04/2022
Modified
05/13/2022

Description

An issue was discovered in Squid 3.x and 4.x through 4.8. Due to incorrect input validation, there is a heap-based buffer overflow that can result in Denial of Service to all clients using the proxy. Severity is high due to this vulnerability occurring before normal security checks; any remote client that can reach the proxy port can trivially perform the attack via a crafted URI scheme.

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-libecap
  • alma-upgrade-libecap-devel

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