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vulnerability announce CVE-2019-12529

Squid: information disclosure via Basic Authentication uudecode

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Basic Authentication uudecode of Squid, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Vulnerable systems: Debian, Squid, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: data reading.
Pirate's origin: intranet client.
Creation date: 12/07/2019.
Références of this weakness: CERTFR-2019-AVI-332, CVE-2019-12529, DLA-1858-1, DSA-4507-1, SQUID-2019:2, SUSE-SU-2019:2089-1, USN-4065-1, USN-4065-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-29762.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Basic Authentication uudecode of Squid, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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