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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-201312-15
(Tinyproxy: Denial of Service)
A vulnerability has been discovered in the way how Tinyproxy works with
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request with too many
headers, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Tinyproxy users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-proxy/tinyproxy-1.8.3-r3'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 71628 ()
Bugtraq ID: 55099
CVE ID: CVE-2012-3505
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