FreeBSD : squid -- Denial Of Service Vulnerability in sslConnectTimeout (4e210d72-1c5c-11da-92ce-0048543d60ce)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The squid patches page notes :

After certain slightly odd requests Squid crashes with a segmentation
fault in sslConnectTimeout.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a1242dd0
http://bugs.squid-cache.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1355
http://www.nessus.org/u?d8058ca0

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21427 (freebsd_pkg_4e210d721c5c11da92ce0048543d60ce.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 14731

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2796

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