Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : varnish (MDVSA-2014:036)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Updated varnish packages fix security vulnerabilities :

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

Also, the services have been converted from SysV init scripts to
systemd-native services, which should allow for more consistent

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected lib64varnish-devel, lib64varnish1 and / or varnish

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72551 ()

Bugtraq ID: 63451

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4484

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