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MDKSA-2005:047: 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-2005:047 (squid).
The squid developers discovered that a remote attacker could cause squid to
crash via certain DNS responses.
The updated packages are patched to fix the problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:047
Threat Level: High
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