Squid < 2.6 STABLE12 TRACE Request DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3952

Synopsis

The remote proxy server is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) vulnerability.

Description

A vulnerability in TRACE request processing has been reported in Squid that can be exploited by remote attackers to cause a denial of service.

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.6 STABLE12 or higher.

See Also

http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2007_1.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3952

File Name: 3952.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2007/03/22

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 3389

Nessus ID: 24873

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:squid-cache:squid

Patch Publication Date: 2007/03/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/03/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1560

BID: 23085