Squid Set-Cookie Header Cross-session Information Disclosure

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Synopsis :

The remote proxy server is affected by an information disclosure

Description :

The remote Squid caching proxy, according to its banner, is prone to
an information disclosure vulnerability. Due to a race condition,
Set-Cookie headers may leak to other users if the requested server
employs the deprecated Netscape Set-Cookie specifications with regards
to how cacheable content is handled.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the patch referenced in the vendor URL above or upgrade to
version 2.5 STABLE10 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 19237 ()

Bugtraq ID: 12716

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0626