FreeBSD : squid -- possible abuse of cachemgr.cgi (a395397c-c7c8-11d9-9e1e-c296ac722cb3)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19055


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


The squid patches page notes :

This patch adds access controls to the cachemgr.cgi script, preventing it from being abused to reach other servers than allowed in a local configuration file.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19055

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a395397cc7c811d99e1ec296ac722cb3.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/08/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/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: 1999/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-1999-0710