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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-0478: Squid: Multiple Denial of Service vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-0478: Squid: Multiple Denial of Service vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/08/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Squid 2.7 to 2.7.STABLE5, 3.0 to 3.0.STABLE12, and 3.1 to 3.1.0.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via an HTTP request with an invalid version number, which triggers a reachable assertion in (1) HttpMsg.c and (2) HttpStatusLine.c.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-proxy-squid

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