Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDVSA-2010:033)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability have been discovered and corrected in Squid 2.x, 3.0
through 3.0.STABLE22, and 3.1 through 3.1.0.15, which allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure) via a
crafted DNS packet that only contains a header (CVE-2010-0308).

This update provides a fix to this vulnerability.

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44402 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-033.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 37522

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0308

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