|Description||Tor does not verify a node's uptime and bandwidth advertisements, which allows remote attackers who operate a low resource node to make false claims of greater resources, which places the node into use for many circuits and compromises the anonymity of traffic sources and destinations.|
|Source||CVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)|
|NVD severity||medium (attack range: remote)|
Vulnerable and fixed packages
The table below lists information on source packages.
|tor (PTS)||jessie (security), jessie||0.2.5.16-1||vulnerable|
|stretch (security), stretch||0.2.9.15-1||vulnerable|
The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.
|Package||Type||Release||Fixed Version||Urgency||Origin||Debian Bugs|
Minor issue, just puts more noise on the node