USN-192-1: Squid vulnerability

1 October 2005

squid vulnerability

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

  • Ubuntu 5.04
  • Ubuntu 4.10

Software Description

Details

Mike Diggins discovered a remote Denial of Service vulnerability in Squid. Sending specially crafted NTML authentication requests to Squid caused the server to crash.

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.

References