Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3301-1 haproxy -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 05 Jul 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-3281.
- More information:
Charlie Smurthwaite of aTech Media discovered a flaw in HAProxy, a fast and reliable load balancing reverse proxy, when HTTP pipelining is used. A client can take advantage of this flaw to cause data corruption and retrieve uninitialized memory contents that exhibit data from a past request or session.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.8-3+deb8u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.14-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your haproxy packages.