SUSE SLES11 Security Update : squid (SUSE-SU-2015:1983-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

squid was updated to fix two security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2014-6270: Fixed an off by one in snmp subsystem
(bsc#895773).

- CVE-2014-9749: Fixed a nonce replay vulnerability in
Digest authentication (bsc#949942).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/895773
https://bugzilla.suse.com/949942
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6270.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9749.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?487f7582

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-squid-12206=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-squid-12206=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-squid-12206=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-squid-12206=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-squid-12206=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86883 ()

Bugtraq ID: 69686

CVE ID: CVE-2014-6270
CVE-2014-9749

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