Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : squid (MDVSA-2014:177)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77656


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


Updated squid packages fix security vulnerability :

Matthew Daley discovered that Squid 3 did not properly perform input validation in request parsing. A remote attacker could send crafted Range requests to cause a denial of service (CVE-2014-3609).


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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77656

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2014-177.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/09/12

Modified: 2014/09/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:squid, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:squid-cachemgr, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3609

BID: 69453

MDVSA: 2014:177