CentOS 7 : squid (CESA-2020:4082)

High Nessus Plugin ID 142599

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote CentOS Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote CentOS Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2020:4082 advisory.

- squid: Information Disclosure issue in FTP Gateway (CVE-2019-12528)

- squid: Request smuggling and poisoning attack against the HTTP cache (CVE-2020-15049)

- squid: HTTP Request Smuggling could result in cache poisoning (CVE-2020-15810)

- squid: HTTP Request Splitting could result in cache poisoning (CVE-2020-15811)

- squid: Improper input validation could result in a DoS (CVE-2020-24606)

- squid: Improper input validation issues in HTTP Request processing (CVE-2020-8449)

- squid: Buffer overflow in reverse-proxy configurations (CVE-2020-8450)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected squid, squid-migration-script and / or squid-sysvinit packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 142599

File Name: centos_RHSA-2020-4082.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/11/06

Updated: 2020/11/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-8450

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:squid, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:squid-migration-script, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:squid-sysvinit, cpe:/o:centos:centos:7

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/CentOS/release, Host/CentOS/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/11/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/02/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-12528, CVE-2020-8449, CVE-2020-8450, CVE-2020-15049, CVE-2020-15810, CVE-2020-15811, CVE-2020-24606

RHSA: 2020:4082

CWE: 20, 119, 200, 444