Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5320-1 tor -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 16 Jan 2023
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2023-23589.
- More information:
A logic error was discovered in the implementation of the
SafeSocksoption of Tor, a connection-based low-latency anonymous communication system, which did result in allowing unsafe SOCKS4 traffic to pass.
For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in version 0.4.5.16-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your tor packages.
For the detailed security status of tor please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/tor