Updated nghttp2 packages fix security vulnerabilityPublication date: 10 Jun 2020
Affected Mageia releases : 7
nghttp2 has been updated to version 1.41.0 to fix CVE-2020-11080. The overly large HTTP/2 SETTINGS frame payload causes denial of service. The proof of concept attack involves a malicious client constructing a SETTINGS frame with a length of 14,400 bytes (2400 individual settings entries) over and over again. The attack causes the CPU to spike at 100%.