Medium Nessus Plugin ID 17198
SynopsisThe remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch
DescriptionThe remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:008 (squid).
Squid is an Open Source web proxy.
A remote attacker was potentially able to crash the Squid web proxy if the log_fqdn option was set to 'on' and the DNS replies were manipulated.
This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-0446.
This update also fixes a defect in the last security update patch (CVE-2005-0241).