Debian Security Advisory DSA 713-1 (junkbuster)

Published: 2008-01-17 22:00:53
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%20713-1

Technical Details:
Several bugs have been found in junkbuster, a HTTP proxy and filter. The Common Vulnerability and Exposures project identifies the following vulnerabilities: CVE-2005-1108 James Ranson discovered that an attacker can modify the referrer setting with a carefully crafted URL by accidentally overwriting a global variable. CVE-2005-1109 Tavis Ormandy from the Gentoo Security Team discovered several heap corruptions due to inconsistent use of an internal function that can crash the daemon or possibly lead to the execution of arbitrary code. For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in version 2.0.2-0.2woody1. The unstable distribution (sid) doesn't contain the junkbuster Linux Distribution Package anymore. We recommend that you upgrade your junkbuster Linux Distribution Package.

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to junkbuster announced via advisory DSA 713-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-1108
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-1109

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2008-01-17
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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