Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : squid (cve_2011_3205_buffer_overflow)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80772
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- Buffer overflow in the gopherToHTML function in gopher.cc in the Gopher reply parser in Squid 3.0 before 3.0.STABLE26, 3.1 before 3.1.15, and 3.2 before 220.127.116.11 allows remote Gopher servers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and daemon restart) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a long line in a response. NOTE: This issue exists because of a CVE-2005-0094 regression. (CVE-2011-3205)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 03.