Scientific Linux Security Update : haproxy on SL6.x, SL7.x i386/x86_64 (20150908)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 85866
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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)

Solution

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

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?e8397169

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 85866

File Name: sl_20150908_haproxy_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 2.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/9/2015

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:haproxy, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:haproxy-debuginfo, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 9/8/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/6/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3281