FreeBSD : varnish -- Varnish HTTP Request Parsing Denial of Service (bcee3989-d106-4f60-948f-835375634710)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35696
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionSecurityFocus reports :
Varnish is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability because the application fails to handle certain HTTP requests.
Successfully exploiting this issue allows remote attackers to crash the affected application denying further service to legitimate users.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.