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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-2942: HAProxy: Arbitrary code execution

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-2942: HAProxy: Arbitrary code execution

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/27/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Buffer overflow in the trash buffer in the header capture functionality in HAProxy before 1.4.21, when global.tune.bufsize is set to a value greater than the default and header rewriting is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-proxy-haproxy

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