Squid Unsupported Version Detection

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host contains an unsupported version of a caching proxy
server.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the installation of
Squid running on the remote host is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product
will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain
security vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/
http://www.nessus.org/u?b3f1e161

Solution :

Upgrade to a version of Squid that is currently supported.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 57750 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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