Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3224-1 http-parser -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
05 Dec 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1016690.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-8287.
More information:

There was a potential HTTP request smuggling vulnerability in http-parser, a popular library for parsing HTTP messages.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 2.8.1-1+deb10u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your http-parser packages.

For the detailed security status of http-parser please refer to its security tracker page at:

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