Bug 1869639 (CVE-2020-26154) - CVE-2020-26154 libproxy: sending more than 102400 bytes in PAC without a Content-Length present could result in buffer overflow
Summary: CVE-2020-26154 libproxy: sending more than 102400 bytes in PAC without a Cont...
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Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2020-26154
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1883584 1884639
Blocks: 1869641
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Reported: 2020-08-18 12:20 UTC by Michael Kaplan
Modified: 2020-12-15 16:17 UTC (History)
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Description Michael Kaplan 2020-08-18 12:20:23 UTC
It was found that if the server serving a PAC file sends more than 102400 bytes without a Content-Length present, libproxy can overflow its buffer by PAC_HTTP_BLOCK_SIZE (512) bytes.

References:

https://github.com/libproxy/libproxy/pull/126
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=968366

Comment 2 Stefan Cornelius 2020-09-29 15:55:02 UTC
Created libproxy tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1883584]


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