openSUSE Security Update : squid (openSUSE-SU-2014:1144-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77777


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes the following security issues and bugs with squid :

A denial of Service in Range header processing was fixed that could be used by proxy users to crash squid. (CVE-2014-3609)

Also the following bugs were fixed :

- bnc#894840: removed unnecessary 'sharedscripts' in squid's logrotate snippet

- bnc#894636: fixes run of init script when logrotate is called


Update the affected squid packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77777

File Name: openSUSE-2014-548.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/09/22

Modified: 2014/09/24

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:novell:opensuse:squid, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:squid-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3609

BID: 69453