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USN192-1 : squid vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
squid vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

These remote packages are missing security patches :
- squid
- squid-cgi
- squid-common
- squidclient


Description :

Mike Diggins discovered a remote Denial of Service vulnerability in
Squid. Sending specially crafted NTML authentication requests to Squid
caused the server to crash.

Solution :

Upgrade to :
- squid-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- squid-cgi-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- squid-common-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- squidclient-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)



Network Security Threat Level: High


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2005 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

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