Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4805-1 trafficserver -- security update

Date Reported:
07 Dec 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-17508, CVE-2020-17509.
More information:

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in Apache Traffic Server, a reverse and forward proxy server:

  • CVE-2020-17508

    The ESI plugin was vulnerable to memory disclosure.

  • CVE-2020-17509

    The negative cache option was vulnerable to cache poisoning.

For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 8.0.2+ds-1+deb10u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your trafficserver packages.

For the detailed security status of trafficserver please refer to its security tracker page at: