Squid FTP URL Special Character Handling Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote service is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description :

The remote squid caching proxy, according to its version number,
is vulnerable to various buffer overflows.

An attacker may use these to gain a shell on this system.

See also :

http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2002_1.txt

Solution :

Upgrade to squid 2.4.STABLE7 or newer

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 10923 ()

Bugtraq ID: 4148

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0068