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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-2503: Vulnerability in privoxy < 3.0.1 allows information disclosure

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2013-2503: Vulnerability in privoxy < 3.0.1 allows information disclosure

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/11/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

Privoxy before 3.0.21 does not properly handle Proxy-Authenticate and Proxy-Authorization headers in the client-server data stream, which makes it easier for remote HTTP servers to spoof the intended proxy service via a 407 (aka Proxy Authentication Required) HTTP status code.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-privoxy

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