Scientific Linux Security Update : squid on SL6.x i386/x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74308


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


A denial of service flaw was found in the way Squid processed certain HTTPS requests when the SSL Bump feature was enabled. A remote attacker could send specially crafted requests that could cause Squid to crash. (CVE-2014-0128)

After installing this update, the squid service will be restarted automatically.


Update the affected squid and / or squid-debuginfo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74308

File Name: sl_20140603_squid_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/04

Modified: 2014/06/04

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: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0128