Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDKSA-2007:068)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24894
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionDue to an internal error Squid-2.6 is vulnerable to a denial of service attack when processing the TRACE request method. This problem allows any client trusted to use the service to perform a denial of service attack on the Squid service.
Updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected squid and / or squid-cachemgr packages.