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Squid Denial of Service Vulnerability April16 (Linux)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Denial of Service

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

6 years ago

Modified

Modified

4 years ago

Summary

This host is running Squid and is prone to denial of service vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The flaw exists due to the 'FwdState::connectedToPeer' method in 'FwdState.cc' script does not properly handle SSL handshake errors when built with the --with-openssl option.

Affected Software

Affected Software

Squid version 3.5.13 and 4.0.4 before 4.0.6 on Linux.

Detection Method

Detection Method

Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to Squid version 3.5.14 or 4.0.6 or later.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)