FreeBSD : squid -- possible information disclosure (f0db930b-496b-11d9-bf86-0050569f0001)

High Nessus Plugin ID 19164


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


The squid-2.5 patches pages notes :

In certain conditions Squid returns random data as error messages in response to malformed host name, possibly leaking random internal information which may come from other requests.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 19164

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f0db930b496b11d9bf860050569f0001.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Published: 2005/07/13

Modified: 2013/06/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 2004/12/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2004/11/23