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MDKSA-2001:088: 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 MDKSA-2001:088 (squid).


Vladimir Ivaschenko found a problem in the squid proxy server. Certain FTP
requests could cause the squid daemon to abort, making it unavailable for a few
seconds. If enough of these requests are sent in a short period of time, the
squid daemon will not restart itself.


Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2001:088
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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