CVE-2009-3305

NameCVE-2009-3305
DescriptionPolipo 1.0.4, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a request with a Cache-Control header that lacks a value for the max-age field, which triggers a segmentation fault in the httpParseHeaders function in http_parse.c, and possibly other unspecified vectors.
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-2002-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs547047
Debian/oldoldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
polipo (PTS)squeeze1.0.4.1-1.1fixed
wheezy1.0.4.1-1.2fixed
stretch, sid, jessie1.1.1-5fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
poliposource(unstable)1.0.4-1.1low547047
poliposourcelenny1.0.4-1+lenny1mediumDSA-2002-1

Notes

[etch] - polipo <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[lenny] - polipo <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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