Fedora Core 2 Update: squid-2.5.STABLE5-4.fc2.2
Posted on: 10/13/2004 03:11 PM

A squid security update is available for Fedora Core 2

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 2
Name : squid
Version : 2.5.STABLE5
Release : 4.fc2.2
Summary : The Squid proxy caching server.
Description :
Squid is a high-performance proxy caching server for Web clients, supporting FTP, gopher, and HTTP data objects. Unlike traditional caching software, Squid handles all requests in a single, non-blocking, I/O-driven process. Squid keeps meta data and especially hot objects cached in RAM, caches DNS lookups, supports non-blocking DNS lookups, and implements negative caching of failed requests.

Squid consists of a main server program squid, a Domain Name System lookup program (dnsserver), a program for retrieving FTP data (ftpget), and some management and client tools.


* Tue Oct 12 2004 Jay Fenlason fenlason@redhat.com 7:2.5.STABLE3-4.fc2.2

- Backport fix for CAN-2004-0918 (Remote Denial of Service attack)

This update can be downloaded from:

b186266417cde4ae107590c2a57529e3 SRPMS/squid-2.5.STABLE5-4.fc2.2.src.rpm
4ec79efd0c0adc7374814f60fefea25b x86_64/squid-2.5.STABLE5-4.fc2.2.x86_64.rpm
40c4b0a65a0a9696bb24b5c3a9fbad3d x86_64/debug/squid-debuginfo-2.5.STABLE5-4.fc2.2.x86_64.rpm
be53dc7d7978aa246739670e1f994402 i386/squid-2.5.STABLE5-4.fc2.2.i386.rpm
7f9c55b03369c0985fab4c56bab719f0 i386/debug/squid-debuginfo-2.5.STABLE5-4.fc2.2.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.

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