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[DSA688] DSA-688-1 squid Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Upstream developers have discovered several problems in squid, the
Internet object cache, the popular WWW proxy cache. A remote attacker
can cause squid to crash via certain DNS responses.
For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your squid package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-688
Threat Level: High
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