Threat Encyclopedia

RHSA-2021:1979-Security Advisory

Description

The vulnerabilities in the following products could cause the system to become vulnerable to malicious security attack: libecap

Analysis

Squid is a high-performance proxy caching server for web clients, supporting FTP, Gopher, and HTTP data objects. Security Fix(es): squid: improper input validation may allow a trusted client to perform HTTP request smuggling (CVE-2020-25097) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. SolutionFor details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes described in this advisory, refer to:https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258 After installing this update, the squid service will be restarted automatically.

Affected Products

libecap

CVE References

CVE-2020-25097