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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for cvs (ALAS-2012-51) (CVE-2012-0804)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for cvs (ALAS-2012-51) (CVE-2012-0804)

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/29/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the proxy_connect function in src/client.c in CVS 1.11 and 1.12 allows remote HTTP proxy servers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTTP response.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-cvs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-cvs-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-cvs
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-cvs-debuginfo

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