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    Mageia 2021-0089: privoxy security update

    Date 19 Feb 2021
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Fixed a memory leak when decompression fails "unexpectedly". (CVE-2021-20216) Prevent an assertion from getting triggered by a crafted CGI request. (CVE-2021-20217) References:
    MGASA-2021-0089 - Updated privoxy package fixes security vulnerabilities
    
    Publication date: 19 Feb 2021
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0089.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2021-20216,
         CVE-2021-20217
    
    Fixed a memory leak when decompression fails "unexpectedly". (CVE-2021-20216)
    Prevent an assertion from getting triggered by a crafted CGI request.
    (CVE-2021-20217)
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=28281
    - https://www.privoxy.org/announce.txt
    - https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2021/02/04/4
    - https://lists.opensuse.org/archives/list/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./thread/LYXYETZZHYGLBE3WLXSZCYBO5VDRKFDT/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-20216
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-20217
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/privoxy-3.0.31-1.mga7
    

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