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Debian: CVE-2021-28089: tor -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2021-28089: tor -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/18/2021
Created
03/18/2021
Added
03/18/2021
Modified
03/29/2021

Description

Tor before 0.4.5.7 allows a remote participant in the Tor directory protocol to exhaust CPU resources on a target, aka TROVE-2021-001.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-tor

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