SuSE 11.3 Security Update : squid3 (SAT Patch Number 9138)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

A remote DoS attack in the Squid web proxy has been fixed.

Due to incorrect state management, Squid was vulnerable to a denial of
service attack when processing certain HTTPS requests. (CVE-2014-0128)

For more information see
http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2014_1.txt .

Additionally, a bug in the logrotate configuration file has been
fixed. The 'su' statement was moved into the 'logfile' section.
(bnc#677335)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=677335
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=867533
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0128.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9138.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73708 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0128

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