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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2009-2621

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/28/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Squid 3.0 through 3.0.STABLE16 and 3.1 through 3.1.0.11 does not properly enforce "buffer limits and related bound checks," which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via (1) an incomplete request or (2) a request with a large header size, related to (a) HttpMsg.cc and (b) client_side.cc.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-sap-aio-release
  • suse-upgrade-squid
  • suse-upgrade-squid-beta
  • suse-upgrade-squid3

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