FreeBSD : squid -- remote denial of service vulnerability (9c2460a4-f6b1-11dd-94d9-0030843d3802)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Squid security advisory 2009:1 reports :

Due to an internal error Squid is vulnerable to a denial of service
attack when processing specially crafted requests.

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

See also :

http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2009_1.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?be911336

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)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35626 (freebsd_pkg_9c2460a4f6b111dd94d90030843d3802.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0478

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