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Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2021 13:13:08 +0100
From: Fabian Keil <>
Subject: Two DoS issues fixed in Privoxy 3.0.31 stable

               Announcing Privoxy 3.0.31 stable

Privoxy 3.0.31 fixes two security issues that were discovered while
preparing the 3.0.30 release. The issues also affect earlier Privoxy

ChangeLog for Privoxy 3.0.31

- Security/Reliability:
  - Prevent an assertion from getting triggered by a crafted CGI request.
    Commit 5bba5b89193fa. OVE-20210130-0001.
    Reported by: Joshua Rogers (Opera)
  - Fixed a memory leak when decompression fails "unexpectedly".
    Commit f431d61740cc0. OVE-20210128-0001.
About Privoxy:

Privoxy is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for
enhancing privacy, modifying web page data and HTTP headers, controlling
access, and removing ads and other obnoxious Internet junk. Privoxy has a
flexible configuration and can be customized to suit individual needs and
tastes. It has application for both stand-alone systems and multi-user

Privoxy is Free Software and licensed under the GNU GPLv2.


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