FreeBSD : squid -- possible denial of service condition regarding NTLM authentication (44e7764c-2614-11da-9e1e-c296ac722cb3)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The squid patches page notes :

Squid may crash with the above error [FATAL: Incorrect scheme in auth
header] when given certain request sentences.

Workaround: disable NTLM authentication.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21422 (freebsd_pkg_44e7764c261411da9e1ec296ac722cb3.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 14977

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2917

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