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<glsa id="201312-15">
<title>Tinyproxy: Denial of Service</title>
<synopsis>A vulnerability has been found in Tinyproxy, allows remote
attackers to cause a Denial of Service condition.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">tinyproxy</product>
<announced>December 23, 2013</announced>
<revised>December 23, 2013: 1</revised>
<bug>432046</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="net-proxy/tinyproxy" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.8.3-r3</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.8.3-r3</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>Tinyproxy is a light-weight HTTP/HTTPS proxy daemon for POSIX operating
systems.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>A vulnerability has been discovered in the way how Tinyproxy works with
headers.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request with too many
headers, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All Tinyproxy users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=net-proxy/tinyproxy-1.8.3-r3"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-3505">CVE-2012-3505</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Thu, 10 Oct 2013 03:12:39 +0000">
creffett
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:53:38 +0000">
pinkbyte
</metadata>
</glsa>