[arch-security] [ASA-201601-27] privoxy: denial of service
anthraxx at archlinux.org
Mon Jan 25 14:30:48 UTC 2016
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201601-27
Date : 2016-01-25
CVE-ID : CVE-2016-1982 CVE-2016-1983
Package : privoxy
Type : denial of service
Remote : Yes
Link : https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/CVE
The package privoxy before version 3.0.24-1 is vulnerable to denial of
Upgrade to 3.0.24-1.
# pacman -Syu "privoxy>=3.0.24-1"
The problems have been fixed upstream in version 3.0.24.
- CVE-2016-1982 (denial of service)
A vulnerability was discovered in a way the privoxy deals with corrupted
chunk-encoded content. A maliciously crafted input can result in a
remote denial of service.
- CVE-2016-1983 (denial of service)
A vulnerability was found in a way the privoxy processes specific client
requests. A request with "Host" header empty could result in an invalid
A remote attacker is able to craft special input that, when processed,
is leading to denial of service.
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