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MDKSA-2004:093: 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 MDKSA-2004:093 (squid).
A vulnerability in the NTLM helpers in squid 2.5 could allow for malformed
NTLMSSP packets to crash squid, resulting in a DoS. The provided packages have
been patched to prevent this problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:093
Threat Level: High
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