GLSA-201412-30 : Varnish: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80040


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The 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.
Impact :

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.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Varnish users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/varnish-3.0.5'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80040

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201412-30.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/12/16

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:varnish, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0345, CVE-2013-4484

BID: 58125, 63451

GLSA: 201412-30