Ubuntu 14.10 / 15.04 : haproxy vulnerability (USN-2668-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84619
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionIt was discovered that HAProxy incorrectly handled certain buffers. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to obtain sensitive information belonging to previous requests.
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected haproxy package.