Fedora 12 : squid-3.1.8-1.fc12 (2010-14236)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49243


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Upstream 3.1.8 bugfix release fixing SQUID-2010:3 denial of service issue. * Drop -fPIE compiler flag which resulted in inconsistent build and SELinux complaints.

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Update the affected squid package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49243

File Name: fedora_2010-14236.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/09/16

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:squid, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/09/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3072

BID: 42982

OSVDB: 67824

FEDORA: 2010-14236