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Tor Unspecified Heap Based Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (Linux)

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

Buffer overflow

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

10.0

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

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

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

11 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

This host is installed with Tor and is prone to heap based buffer overflow vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The issue is caused by an unknown heap overflow error when processing user-supplied data, which can be exploited to cause a heap-based buffer overflow.

Affected Software

Affected Software

Tor version prior to 0.2.1.28 and 0.2.2.x before 0.2.2.20-alpha on Linux.

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.2.1.28 or 0.2.2.20-alpha or later.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)