SuSE 11.2 Security Update : squid3 (SAT Patch Number 7336)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64889


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


A denial of service problem in Squid3 initiated 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 7336.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64889

File Name: suse_11_squid3-130212.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/02/26

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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:squid3, 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