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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201301-02
(HAProxy: Arbitrary code execution)
A boundary error in HAProxy could cause a buffer overflow when header
rewriting is enabled and the configuration sets global.tune.bufsize to a
value greater than the default (16384 bytes).
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All HAProxy users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-proxy/haproxy-1.4.21'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 63436 ()
Bugtraq ID: 53647
CVE ID: CVE-2012-2942
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