openSUSE 10 Security Update : squid (squid-4779)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29823


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of squid fixes a denial-of-service bug during cache update reply processing. (CVE-2007-6239)


Update the affected squid package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29823

File Name: suse_squid-4779.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/31

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2007/12/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6239

CWE: 20