Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4009-1 shadowsocks-libev -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 29 Oct 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-15924.
- More information:
Niklas Abel discovered that insufficient input sanitising in the ss-manager component of shadowsocks-libev, a lightweight socks5 proxy, could result in arbitrary shell command execution.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.6.3+ds-3+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your shadowsocks-libev packages.