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MDKSA-2005:195: 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-2005:195 (squid).
The rfc1738_do_escape function in ftp.c for Squid 2.5.STABLE11 and earlier
allows remote FTP servers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via
certain 'odd' responses. The updated packages have been patched to address
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:195
Threat Level: High
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