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Vulnerability of libproxy: overload via url-recvline

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an overload via url::recvline() of libproxy, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Vulnerable systems: Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 14/09/2020.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2020-25219, DLA-2372-1, FEDORA-2020-2407cb0512, FEDORA-2020-7e1e9abf77, openSUSE-SU-2020:1676-1, openSUSE-SU-2020:1680-1, SUSE-SU-2020:2900-1, SUSE-SU-2020:2901-1, USN-4514-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-33314.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger an overload via url::recvline() of libproxy, in order to...
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This weakness note impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet server.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer weakness.

Solutions for this threat 

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