Bug 1962597 (CVE-2021-31807) - CVE-2021-31807 squid: incorrect memory management in HTTP Range header
Summary: CVE-2021-31807 squid: incorrect memory management in HTTP Range header
Alias: CVE-2021-31807
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1962598 1963387 1963388
Blocks: 1959539
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-05-20 10:43 UTC by Marian Rehak
Modified: 2022-04-17 21:24 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

Fixed In Version: squid 4.15, squid 5.0.6
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An incorrect memory management flaw was found in Squid, where it is vulnerable to a denial of service attack against all clients using the proxy. The highest threat from this vulnerability is to system availability.
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Last Closed: 2021-11-09 19:21:06 UTC

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2021:4292 0 None None None 2021-11-09 18:06:04 UTC

Description Marian Rehak 2021-05-20 10:43:47 UTC
Due to an incorrect memory management bug Squid is vulnerable to a Denial of Service attack against all clients using the proxy.

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Comment 1 Marian Rehak 2021-05-20 10:44:14 UTC
Created squid tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1962598]

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2021-11-09 18:06:03 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8

Via RHSA-2021:4292 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2021:4292

Comment 7 Product Security DevOps Team 2021-11-09 19:21:04 UTC
This bug is now closed. Further updates for individual products will be reflected on the CVE page(s):


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