Fedora 14 : squid-3.1.16-1.fc14 (2011-15256)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 56864

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Upstream bugfix release fixing invalid free on certain DNS responses

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected squid package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=750316

http://www.nessus.org/u?c2d84b77

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 56864

File Name: fedora_2011-15256.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/11/18

Updated: 2019/08/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:squid, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:14

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/11/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4096

BID: 50449

FEDORA: 2011-15256