Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5138-1 waitress -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 17 May 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1008013.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-24761.
- More information:
It was discovered that the Waitress WSGI server was susceptible to HTTP request smuggling in some scenarios when used behind a proxy.
For the oldstable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.0~b2-2+deb10u1.
For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.4-1.1+deb11u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your waitress packages.
For the detailed security status of waitress please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/waitress