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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-4556: Security patch for squid (ALAS-2016-713)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-4556: Security patch for squid (ALAS-2016-713)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
05/10/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/15/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Double free vulnerability in Esi.cc in Squid 3.x before 3.5.18 and 4.x before 4.0.10 allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted Edge Side Includes (ESI) response.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-squid

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-squid

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