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USN192-1 : squid vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
These remote packages are missing security patches :
Mike Diggins discovered a remote Denial of Service vulnerability in
Squid. Sending specially crafted NTML authentication requests to Squid
caused the server to crash.
Upgrade to :
- squid-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- squid-cgi-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- squid-common-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- squidclient-2.5.8-3ubuntu1.4 (Ubuntu 5.04)
Threat Level: High
Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.