USN-122-1: Squid vulnerability

6 May 2005

squid vulnerability

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

  • Ubuntu 5.04
  • Ubuntu 4.10

Software Description

Details

Michael Bhola discovered that errors in the http_access configuration, in particular missing or invalid ACLs, did not cause a fatal error. This could lead to wider access permissions than intended by the administrator.

Update instructions

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 5.04
squid
Ubuntu 4.10
squid

To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.

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