Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that squid's cachemgr.cgi was vulnerable to
excessive resource use. A remote attacker could exploit this flaw to
perform a denial of service attack on the server and other hosted
It was discovered that the patch for CVE-2012-5643 was incorrect. A
remote attacker could exploit this flaw to perform a denial of service
Update the affected squid-cgi package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false