tinyProxy Long Connect Request Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2001-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote proxy server is affected by a denial of service

Description :

It was possible to make the remote service crash
by sending it the command :

connect AAA[...]AAAA://

It may be possible for an attacker to execute arbitrary code
on this host thanks to this flaw.

Solution :

If you are using tinyProxy, then upgrade to version 1.3.3a, or
else contact your vendor for a patch.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 10596 ()

Bugtraq ID: 2217

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0129