Squid < 2.4.STABLE2 mkdir-only PUT Request DoS
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1524
SynopsisThe remote proxy server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote Squid caching proxy may be disabled remotely by any user by sending it a malformed 'mkdir-only' PUT request, denying access to legitimate users.
SolutionUpgrade to 2.4.STABLE2, or apply the vendor-supplied patch.