Apache Traffic Server < 3.0.4 / 3.1.3 Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6401
SynopsisThe remote caching server is affected by a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionApache Traffic Server, an open source caching server, is installed on the remote host.
Versions of Apache Traffic Server earlier than 3.0.4 or 3.1.x earlier than 3.1.3 are potentially affected by a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability when handling malicious HTTP host headers. By exploiting this flaw, a remote, unauthenticated attacker could execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the user running the affected service.
SolutionUpgrade to Apache Traffic Server 3.0.4, 3.1.3, or later.