Debian: DSA-3301-1: haproxy security update

    Date05 Jul 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Charlie Smurthwaite of aTech Media discovered a flaw in HAProxy, a fast and reliable load balancing reverse proxy, when HTTP pipelining is used. A client can take advantage of this flaw to cause data corruption and retrieve uninitialized memory contents that exhibit data from a past
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3301-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    July 05, 2015                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : haproxy
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-3281
    
    Charlie Smurthwaite of aTech Media discovered a flaw in HAProxy, a fast
    and reliable load balancing reverse proxy, when HTTP pipelining is used.
    A client can take advantage of this flaw to cause data corruption and
    retrieve uninitialized memory contents that exhibit data from a past
    request or session.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.5.8-3+deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.5.14-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your haproxy packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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