Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDVSA-2008:002)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

The cache update reply processing functionality in Squid 2.x before
2.6.STABLE17, and Squid 3.0, allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service (crash) via unknown vectors related to HTTP headers.

The updated package fixes this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected squid and / or squid-cachemgr packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36545 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-002.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6239

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