FreeBSD : squid -- Denial of Service vulnerability in HTCP (81d9dc0c-1988-11df-8e66-0019996bc1f7)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44601
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionSquid security advisory 2010:2 reports :
Due to incorrect processing Squid is vulnerable to a denial of service attack when receiving specially crafted HTCP packets.
This problem allows any machine to perform a denial of service attack on the Squid service when its HTCP port is open.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.