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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Squid overflows

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains squid version

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote squid caching proxy, according to its version number,
is vulnerable to various buffer overflows.


A possible hacker may use these to gain a shell on this system.


Solution : upgrade to squid 2.4.STABLE7 or newer
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 4148

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2002 Renaud Deraison

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