GLSA-201110-24 : Squid: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 56658


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201110-24 (Squid: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Squid. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Remote unauthenticated attackers may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the Squid process or cause a Denial of Service.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All squid users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-proxy/squid-3.1.15' NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are available since September 4, 2011. It is likely that your system is already no longer affected by this issue.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 56658

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201110-24.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/10/27

Modified: 2016/11/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:squid, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/10/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2621, CVE-2009-2622, CVE-2009-2855, CVE-2010-0308, CVE-2010-0639, CVE-2010-2951, CVE-2010-3072, CVE-2011-3205

BID: 35812, 36091, 37522, 38212, 42645, 42982, 49356

OSVDB: 56680, 56681, 57193, 62044, 62297, 67618, 67824, 74847

GLSA: 201110-24

CWE: 20, 119