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

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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

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to squid 2.6.STABLE12 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 24873 ()

Bugtraq ID: 23085

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1560