FreeBSD : squid -- Denial Of Service Vulnerability in sslConnectTimeout (4e210d72-1c5c-11da-92ce-0048543d60ce)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21427


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


The squid patches page notes :

After certain slightly odd requests Squid crashes with a segmentation fault in sslConnectTimeout.


Update the affected package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 21427

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4e210d721c5c11da92ce0048543d60ce.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/05/13

Modified: 2013/08/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2005/09/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/07/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2796

BID: 14731

Secunia: 16674