Amazon Linux AMI : varnish Multiple Vulnerabilities (ALAS-2014-276)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

Varnish before 3.0.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (child-process crash and temporary caching outage) via a GET
request with trailing whitespace characters and no URI.
(CVE-2013-4484)

varnish: world-readable log files (CVE-2013-0345)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?807c4a74

Solution :

Run 'yum update varnish' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72294 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0345
CVE-2013-4484