SUSE-SA:2005:008: squid

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:008 (squid).


Squid is an Open Source web proxy.

A remote attacker was potentially able to crash the Squid web proxy
if the log_fqdn option was set to 'on' and the DNS replies were
manipulated.

This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-0446.

This update also fixes a defect in the last security update patch
(CVE-2005-0241).

Solution :

http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_08_squid.html

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 17198 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0446

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