Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDKSA-2005:104)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A bug was found in the way that Squid handles DNS replies. If the port
Squid uses for DNS requests is not protected by a firewall, it is
possible for a remote attacker to spoof DNS replies, possibly
redirecting a user to spoofed or malicious content.

Solution :

Update the affected squid package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18561 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-104.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1519

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