Fedora Core 3 Update: squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6
Posted on: 05/18/2005 07:28 AM

A squid security update is available for Fedora Core 3

Fedora Update Notification

Product : Fedora Core 3
Name : squid
Version : 2.5.STABLE9
Release : 1.FC3.6
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.


* Mon May 16 2005 Jay Fenlason lt;fenlason@redhat.comgt; 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6

- More upstream patches, including ones for
bz#157456 CAN-2005-1519 DNS lookups unreliable on untrusted networks
bz#156162 CVE-1999-0710 cachemgr.cgi access control bypass

- The following bugs had already been fixed, but the announcements were lost
bz#156711 CAN-2005-1390 HTTP Request Smuggling Vulnerabilities
bz#156703 CAN-2005-1389 HTTP Response Splitting Vulnerabilities
(Both fixed by squid-7:2.5.STABLE8-1.FC3.1)
bz#151419 Unexpected access control results on configuration errors
(Fixed by 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.2)
bz#152647#squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.4.x86_64.rpm is broken
(fixed by 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.5)
bz#141938 squid ldap authentification broken
(Fixed by 7:2.5.STABLE7-1.FC3)

* Fri Apr 1 2005 Jay Fenlason lt;fenlason@redhat.comgt; 7:2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.5

- More upstream patches, including a new version of the -2GB patch
that doesn't break diskd.

This update can be downloaded from:

c94ce8b9fc2ae09b867fa73a4036901b SRPMS/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6.src.rpm
6862c9189f1686280b95a31501ce5283 x86_64/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6.x86_64.rpm
5e96af43a684836da7e88279a5643b1a x86_64/debug/squid-debuginfo-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6.x86_64.rpm
81f8f55caf7f423054356ae57c2d02f9 i386/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6.i386.rpm
e912773d9f9889686a70debe1c1146c8 i386/debug/squid-debuginfo-2.5.STABLE9-1.FC3.6.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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