SuSE 11.2 Security Update : squid (SAT Patch Number 7335)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64864

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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


A denial of service problem in Squid via invalid Content-Length headers and memory leaks has been fixed. (CVE-2012-5643 / CVE-2013-0189, SQUID-2012:1)

Also a logrotate permission issue has been fixed.


Apply SAT patch number 7335.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64864

File Name: suse_11_squid-130212.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/24

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:squid, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5643, CVE-2013-0189