EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : squid (EulerOS-SA-2017-1017)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99863
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the squid packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- It was found that squid did not properly remove connection specific headers when answering conditional requests using a cached request. A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request to an HTTP server via the squid proxy and steal private data from other connections. (CVE-2016-10002)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected squid package.