Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDVSA-2013:199)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in squid :

Due to incorrect data validation Squid is vulnerable to a buffer
overflow attack when processing specially crafted HTTP requests. This
problem allows any trusted client or client script who can generate
HTTP requests to trigger a buffer overflow in Squid, resulting in a
termination of the Squid service (CVE-2013-4115).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69067 ()

Bugtraq ID: 61111

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4115

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