Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDKSA-2004:093)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 14749


The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.


A vulnerability in the NTLM helpers in squid 2.5 could allow for malformed NTLMSSP packets to crash squid, resulting in a DoS. The provided packages have been patched to prevent this problem.


Update the affected squid package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 14749

File Name: mandrake_MDKSA-2004-093.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.17 $

Type: local

Published: 2004/09/16

Modified: 2013/08/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:squid, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.0, cpe:/o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2004/09/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0832

MDKSA: 2004:093