CentOS 8 : squid:4 (CESA-2023:6267)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 184198


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


The remote CentOS Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2023:6267 advisory.

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


Update the affected libecap, libecap-devel and / or squid packages.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 184198

File Name: centos8_RHSA-2023-6267.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/2/2023

Updated: 12/15/2023

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-46846


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:centos:centos:8-stream, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libecap, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:libecap-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:squid

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/2/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/2/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-46846, CVE-2023-46847

RHSA: 2023:6267