openSUSE Security Update : squid (squid-535)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40310


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A Denial of service condition in HTTP-request processing was fixed in squid. CVE-2009-0478 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected squid package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40310

File Name: suse_11_1_squid-090218.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

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:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0478

CWE: 20