FreeBSD : squid -- DoS on failed PUT/POST requests vulnerability (8dbf7894-a9a8-11d9-a788-0001020eed82)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

The squid patches page notes :

An inconsistent state is entered on a failed PUT/POST request making a
high risk for segmentation faults or other strange errors

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?cbfa0a4f
http://bugs.squid-cache.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1224
http://www.nessus.org/u?33a684a9

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19025 (freebsd_pkg_8dbf7894a9a811d9a7880001020eed82.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0718

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