Debian: DSA-4644-1: tor security update

    Date20 Mar 2020
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A denial of service vulnerability (by triggering high CPU consumption) was found in Tor, a connection-based low-latency anonymous communication system.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4644-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 20, 2020                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : tor
    CVE ID         : CVE-2020-10592
    
    A denial of service vulnerability (by triggering high CPU consumption)
    was found in Tor, a connection-based low-latency anonymous communication
    system.
    
    For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.3.5.10-1.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (stretch), support for tor is now
    discontinued. Please upgrade to the stable release (buster) to continue
    receiving tor updates.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your tor packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of tor please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/tor
    
    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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