Ubuntu 20.04 LTS : Squid regression (USN-6728-2)

info Nessus Plugin ID 193192


The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security update.


The remote Ubuntu 20.04 LTS host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the USN-6728-2 advisory.

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


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 193192

File Name: ubuntu_USN-6728-2.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/11/2024

Updated: 4/11/2024

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:20.04:-:lts, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:squid, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:squid-cgi, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:squid-common, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:squid-purge, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:squidclient

Required KB Items: Host/cpu, Host/Debian/dpkg-l, Host/Ubuntu, Host/Ubuntu/release

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/11/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/11/2024

Reference Information

USN: 6728-2