Squid ntlm_check_auth Function NTLM Authentication Helper Password Handling Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote service is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description :

The remote server is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow in the
NTLM authentication routine. Exploitation of this bug can allow remote
attackers to gain access to confidential data. Squid 2.5*-STABLE and
3.*-PRE are reportedly vulnerable.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the relevant patch or upgrade to the latest version.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 12294 ()

Bugtraq ID: 10500

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0541