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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2020-12845: Cherokee: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2020-12845: Cherokee: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/27/2020
Created
12/30/2020
Added
12/29/2020
Modified
12/29/2020

Description

Cherokee 0.4.27 to 1.2.104 is affected by a denial of service due to a NULL pointer dereferences. A remote unauthenticated attacker can crash the server by sending an HTTP request to protected resources using a malformed Authorization header that is mishandled during a cherokee_buffer_add call within cherokee_validator_parse_basic or cherokee_validator_parse_digest.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-cherokee

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