Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDKSA-2001:088)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Vladimir Ivaschenko found a problem in the squid proxy server. Certain
FTP requests could cause the squid daemon to abort, making it
unavailable for a few seconds. If enough of these requests are sent in
a short period of time, the squid daemon will not restart itself.

See also :

http://bugs.squid-cache.org/show_bug.cgi?id=233

Solution :

Update the affected squid package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 13901 (mandrake_MDKSA-2001-088.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0843

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