Apache Traffic Server 4.x < 4.2.1.1 / 5.x < 5.0.1 Synthetic Health Check Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote caching server is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

According to its banner, the version of Apache Traffic Server running
on the remote host is prior to 4.2.1.1 / 5.0.1. It is, therefore,
affected by an unspecified vulnerability related to synthetic health
checks.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied
only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c7cd8218
http://www.nessus.org/u?e9831e59

Solution :

Upgrade to Apache Traffic Server 4.2.1.1 / 5.0.1 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 80917 ()

Bugtraq ID: 69173

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3525

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