Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDVSA-2008:134)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An incorrect fix for CVE-2007-6239 resulted in Squid not performing
proper bounds checking when processing cache update replies. Because
of this, a remote authenticated user might have been able to trigger
an assertion error and cause a denial of service (CVE-2008-1612).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36563 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-134.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 28693

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1612

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