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MDKSA-2005:162: 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-2005:162 (squid).

Two vulnerabilities were recently discovered in squid:

The first is a DoS possible via certain aborted requests that trigger an
assertion error related to 'STOP_PENDING' (CVE-2005-2794).

The second is a DoS caused by certain crafted requests and SSL timeouts

The updated packages have been patched to address these issues.

Solution :
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

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

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