Scientific Linux Security Update : squid on SL5.x, SL4.x, SL3.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60333
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA flaw was found in the way squid stored HTTP headers for cached objects in system memory. An attacker could cause squid to use additional memory, and trigger high CPU usage when processing requests for certain cached objects, possibly leading to a denial of service.
SolutionUpdate the affected squid package.