openSUSE Security Update : squid (squid-2144)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45129

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VPR Score: 6.1


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The following vulnerabilities have been fixed in squid :

- CVE-2009-2855: DoS via special crafted auth header

- CVE-2010-0308: DoS via invalid DoS header

- CVE-2009-2622: DoS in squid3 via broken HTTP handling

- CVE-2009-2621: DoS in squid3 via not enforced 'buffer limits and related bound checks'


Update the affected squid packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45129

File Name: suse_11_2_squid-100318.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/03/23

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.1

CVSS v2.0

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, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid-beta, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2621, CVE-2009-2622, CVE-2009-2855, CVE-2010-0308

CWE: 20, 119