Ubuntu 4.10 / 5.04 : squid vulnerability (USN-192-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

Mike Diggins discovered a remote Denial of Service vulnerability in
Squid. Sending specially crafted NTML authentication requests to Squid
caused the server to crash.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20606 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2917