Ubuntu 4.10 : squid vulnerability (USN-93-1)

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 :

A race condition was discovered in the handling of 'Set-Cookie'
headers. If the obsolete Netscape recommendation was used for handling
cookies in the cache, it was possible for an attacker to steal the
cookies of other users.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20719 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0626