SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : squid (SAT Patch Numbers 8309 / 8310)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This squid update fixes a buffer overflow issue when squid attempts to
resolve an overly long hostname. This can be triggered with specially
crafted http requests. (bnc#829084, CVE-2013-4115)

This update also includes a correction to the last change for
logrotate. (bnc#677335)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=677335
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=829084
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4115.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8309 / 8310 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70021 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4115

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