FreeBSD : squid -- DNS lookup spoofing vulnerability (7e97b288-c7ca-11d9-9e1e-c296ac722cb3)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19000


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


The squid patches page notes :

Malicious users may spoof DNS lookups if the DNS client UDP port (random, assigned by OS as startup) is unfiltered and your network is not protected from IP spoofing.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19000

File Name: freebsd_pkg_7e97b288c7ca11d99e1ec296ac722cb3.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:squid, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2005/05/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/05/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1519

Secunia: 15294