GLSA-201412-30 : Varnish: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80040
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-30 (Varnish: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Varnish. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition via a specially crafted GET request. Furthermore a local attacker could obtain sensitive information through insecure permissions on logfiles.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Varnish users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/varnish-3.0.5'