Squid < 3.1.8 / 126.96.36.199 NULL Pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability
Medium Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 801043
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is running Squid, a web proxy application.
Versions of Squid earlier than 3.1.8 / 188.8.131.52 are potentially affected by a denial of service vulnerability caused by an internal error in its string handling. A remote attacker, exploiting this flaw, could crash the affected service.
SolutionUpgrade to Squid version 3.1.8, 184.108.40.206, or later.