CVE-2012-4505

NameCVE-2012-4505
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the px_pac_reload function in lib/pac.c in libproxy 0.2.x and 0.3.x allows remote servers to have an unspecified impact via a crafted Content-Length size in an HTTP response header for a proxy.pac file request, a different vulnerability than CVE-2012-4504.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2571-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs690376

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libproxy (PTS)wheezy0.3.1-6fixed
jessie0.4.11-4fixed
stretch, sid0.4.11-5fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libproxysource(unstable)0.3.1-5.1high690376
libproxysourcesqueeze0.3.1-2+squeeze1highDSA-2571-1

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