FreeBSD : Squid -- Denial of Service Vulnerability (6eb580d7-a29c-11dc-8919-001c2514716c)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Squid secuirty advisory reports :

Due to incorrect bounds checking Squid is vulnerable to a denial of
service check during some cache update reply processing.

This problem allows any client trusted to use the service to perform a
denial of service attack on the Squid service.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?def8a46c

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29230 (freebsd_pkg_6eb580d7a29c11dc8919001c2514716c.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 26687

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6239

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