Scientific Linux Security Update : squid on SL6.x i386/x86_64

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


Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A denial of service flaw was found in the way Squid processed certain
HTTPS requests when the SSL Bump feature was enabled. A remote
attacker could send specially crafted requests that could cause Squid
to crash. (CVE-2014-0128)

After installing this update, the squid service will be restarted
automatically.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a5f8427c

Solution :

Update the affected squid and / or squid-debuginfo packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74308 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0128