GLSA-201411-11 : Squid: Multiple vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 79609
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VPR Score: 5.2


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201411-11 (Squid: Multiple vulnerabilities)

An assertion failure in processing of SSL-Bump has been found in Squid.
Heap based overflow is discovered when processing SNMP requests.
Impact :

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request, possibly resulting in a executing of arbitrary code or Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Squid users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-proxy/squid-3.3.13-r1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79609

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201411-11.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 11/28/2014

Updated: 1/6/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.2

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:squid, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/27/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0128, CVE-2014-7141, CVE-2014-7142

BID: 66112, 69688, 70022

GLSA: 201411-11