Moderate CentOS haproxy Security Update

Metadata

medium
5.0
haproxy-1.5.2-3.el7_0.src.rpm, haproxy-1.5.2-3.el7_0.x86_64.rpm
CVE-2014-6269
rhn.redhat.com, lists.centos.org
2014-09-24
2017-07-27 19:07
CVE-2014-6269 haproxy
CVE-2014-6269
2017-04-01 19:08
2017-01-05 20:12

Description


An updated haproxy package that fixes one security issue is now available
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Moderate security
impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in the
References section.

HAProxy provides high availability, load balancing, and proxying for TCP
and HTTP-based applications.

A buffer overflow flaw was discovered in the way HAProxy handled, under
very specific conditions, data uploaded from a client. A remote attacker
could possibly use this flaw to crash HAProxy. (CVE-2014-6269)

All haproxy users are advised to upgrade to this updated package, which
contains a backported patch to correct this issue.
Please see https://www.redhat.com/footer/terms-of-use.html

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Affected package information

Release Package Patched in
7 haproxy haproxy-1.5.2-3.el7_0.src.rpm
haproxy haproxy-1.5.2-3.el7_0.x86_64.rpm