Vulnerability CVE-2019-12854


Published: 2019-08-15

Description:
Due to incorrect string termination, Squid cachemgr.cgi 4.0 through 4.7 may access unallocated memory. On systems with memory access protections, this can cause the CGI process to terminate unexpectedly, resulting in a denial of service for all clients using it.

Type:

CWE-119

(Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
None
Partial
Affected software
Squid-cache -> Squid 
Fedoraproject -> Fedora 
Debian -> Debian linux 

 References:
http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2019_1.txt
http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v4/changesets/squid-4-2981a957716c61ff7e21eee1d7d6eb5a237e466d.patch
https://bugs.squid-cache.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4937
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/SPXN2CLAGN5QSQBTOV5IGVLDOQSRFNTZ/
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Aug/42
https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4507

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