Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2010-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that Squid incorrectly handled certain auth headers.
A remote attacker could exploit this with a specially crafted auth
header and cause Squid to go into an infinite loop, resulting in a
denial of service. This issue only affected Ubuntu 8.10, 9.04 and
It was discovered that Squid incorrectly handled certain DNS packets.
A remote attacker could exploit this with a specially crafted DNS
packet and cause Squid to crash, resulting in a denial of service.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 44641 ()
Bugtraq ID: 3609137522
CVE ID: CVE-2009-2855CVE-2010-0308
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