Squid < 2.6.STABLE12 src/client_side.c clientProcessRequest() function TRACE Request DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote proxy server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack.

Description :

A vulnerability in TRACE request processing has been reported in
Squid, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a denial of
service.

See also :

http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2007_1.txt

Solution :

Upgrade to squid 2.6.STABLE12 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 24873 ()

Bugtraq ID: 23085

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1560