Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Fedora Local Security Checks >> Fedora Core 3 2005-373: squid


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Fedora Core 3 2005-373: squid

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the squid package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-373 (squid).

Squid is a high-performance proxy caching server for Web clients,
supporting FTP, gopher, and HTTP data objects. Unlike traditional
caching software, Squid handles all requests in a single,
non-blocking, I/O-driven process. Squid keeps meta data and especially
hot objects cached in RAM, caches DNS lookups, supports non-blocking
DNS lookups, and implements negative caching of failed requests.

Squid consists of a main server program squid, a Domain Name System
lookup program (dnsserver), a program for retrieving FTP data
(ftpget), and some management and client tools.


* Mon May 16 2005 Jay Fenlason 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6

- More upstream patches, including ones for
bz#157456 CVE-2005-1519 DNS lookups unreliable on untrusted networks
bz#156162 CVE-1999-0710 cachemgr.cgi access control bypass

- The following bugs had already been fixed, but the announcements
were lost
bz#156711 CVE-2005-1390 HTTP Request Smuggling Vulnerabilities
bz#156703 CVE-2005-1389 HTTP Response Splitting Vulnerabilities
(Both fixed by squid-7:2.5.STABLE8-1.FC3.1)
bz#151419 Unexpected access control results on configuration errors
(Fixed by 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.2)
bz#152647#squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.4.x86_64.rpm is broken
(fixed by 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.5)
bz#141938 squid ldap authentification broken
(Fixed by 7:2.5.STABLE7-1.FC3)

* Fri Apr 1 2005 Jay Fenlason 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.5

- More upstream patches, including a new version of the -2GB patch
that doesn't break diskd.



Solution : http://www.fedoranews.org/blog/index.php?p=681
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

Energy-Efficient HP ProLiant DL380 G7 Server 2x 2.26Ghz L5640 6C 64GB 8x 500GB
$749.1
Energy-Efficient HP ProLiant DL380 G7 Server 2x 2.26Ghz L5640 6C 64GB 8x 500GB pictureCustom 4.0GHz 8GB Nvidia GTX 1050ti Gaming Desktop PC Computer Hexa Core CPU
$524.95
Custom 4.0GHz 8GB Nvidia GTX 1050ti Gaming Desktop PC Computer Hexa Core CPU pictureMicrosoft Surface Pro 4 256GB, Intel Core i5 - 8 GB RAM, Pen, Type Cover bundle
$349.99
Microsoft Surface Pro 4 256GB, Intel Core i5 - 8 GB RAM, Pen, Type Cover bundle pictureINTEL Xeon E3-1245 Qaud Core 3.3GHz 8M 5GT/s LGA 1155 CPU SR00L Fully TESTED
$74.99
INTEL Xeon E3-1245 Qaud Core 3.3GHz 8M 5GT/s LGA 1155 CPU SR00L Fully TESTED picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.