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MDKA-2006:038: squid Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the squid package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKA-2006:038 (squid).
This update fixes a problem in the squid package as shipped for
Mandriva Linux 2007 which affects only the x86_64 architecture. On
that platform, squid would not start, giving the following message:
FATAL: Bungled Default Configuration line 44: hosts_file
This has been fixed in the updated packages. It is recommended that
all affected users upgrade squid.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2006:038
Threat Level: High
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