SUSE SLES11 Security Update : squid3 (SUSE-SU-2016:2089-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for squid3 fixes the following issues :

- Multiple issues in pinger ICMP processing.
(CVE-2014-7141, CVE-2014-7142)

- CVE-2016-3947: Buffer overrun issue in pinger ICMPv6
processing. (bsc#973782)

- CVE-2016-4554: fix header smuggling issue in HTTP
Request processing (bsc#979010)

- Fix multiple Denial of Service issues in HTTP Response
processing. (CVE-2016-2569, CVE-2016-2570,
CVE-2016-2571, CVE-2016-2572, bsc#968392, bsc#968393,
bsc#968394, bsc#968395)

- Regression caused by the DoS fixes above (bsc#993299)

- CVE-2016-3948: Fix denial of service in HTTP Response
processing (bsc#973783)

- CVE-2016-4051: fixes buffer overflow in cachemgr.cgi

- CVE-2016-4052, CVE-2016-4053, CVE-2016-4054 :

- fixes multiple issues in ESI processing (bsc#976556)

- CVE-2016-4556: fixes double free vulnerability in

- CVE-2015-5400: Improper Protection of Alternate Path

- CVE-2014-6270: fix off-by-one in snmp subsystem

- Memory leak in squid3 when using external_acl

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 :

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 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch

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

Risk factor :

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