FreeBSD : squid -- Denial of service vulnerability in request handling (e4dac715-c818-11df-a92c-0015587e2cc1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49687
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionSquid security advisory 2010:3 reports :
Due to an internal error in string handling Squid is vulnerable to a denial of service attack when processing specially crafted requests.
This problem allows any trusted client to perform a denial of service attack on the Squid service.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.