FreeBSD : squid -- possible information disclosure (f0db930b-496b-11d9-bf86-0050569f0001)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The squid-2.5 patches pages notes :

In certain conditions Squid returns random data as error messages in
response to malformed host name, possibly leaking random internal
information which may come from other requests.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?4c2cff58
http://www.nessus.org/u?e2f92448

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19164 (freebsd_pkg_f0db930b496b11d9bf860050569f0001.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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