openSUSE Security Update : squid3 (openSUSE-SU-2013:1441-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75142


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This squid3 update includes several security fixes and minor changes.

- squid-3.1.x-bnc829084-CVE-2013-4115-BO_request_handling.
diff Squid advisory SQUID-2013_2, CVE-2013-4115, [bnc#829084] Specially crafted http requests can trigger a buffer overflow when squid attempts to resolve an overly long hostname.

- run logrotate as squid:nogroup [bnc#677335]


Update the affected squid3 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75142

File Name: openSUSE-2013-700.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2016/08/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid3-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/09/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4115

OSVDB: 95165