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[DSA721] DSA-721-1 squid Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Michael Bhola discovered a bug in Squid, the popular WWW proxy cache.
Squid does not trigger a fatal error when it identifies missing or
invalid ACLs in the http_access configuration, which could lead to
less restrictive ACLs than intended by the administrator.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your squid packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-721
Threat Level: High
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