Scientific Linux Security Update : haproxy on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

An implementation error related to the memory management of request
and responses was found within HAProxy's buffer_slow_realign()
function. An unauthenticated remote attacker could possibly use this
flaw to leak certain memory buffer contents from a past request or
session. (CVE-2015-3281)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5a10de29

Solution :

Update the affected haproxy and / or haproxy-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85866 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3281

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