USN-84-1: Squid vulnerabilities
Posted on: 02/21/2005 01:52 PM

New Squid packages are available for Ubuntu Linux 4.10

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-84-1 February 21, 2005
squid vulnerabilities
CAN-2005-0194, CAN-2005-0446

A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 4.10 (Warty Warthog)

The following packages are affected:


The problem can be corrected by upgrading the affected package to version 2.5.5-6ubuntu0.5. In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the necessary changes.

Details follow:

When parsing the configuration file, squid interpreted empty Access Control Lists (ACLs) without defined authentication schemes in a non-obvious way. This could allow remote attackers to bypass intended ACLs. (CAN-2005-0194)

A remote Denial of Service vulnerability was discovered in the domain name resolution code. A faulty or malicious DNS server could stop the Squid server immediately by sending a malformed IP address. (CAN-2005-0446)

Source archives:
Size/MD5: 273103 b227505fff84a15f636d1a40ef894a59
Size/MD5: 652 03dda2b1794bee143c7bb2c907177dec
Size/MD5: 1363967 6c7f3175b5fa04ab5ee68ce752e7b500

Architecture independent packages:
Size/MD5: 190542 18ac376117476528d04ecf34c39605c5

amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon)
Size/MD5: 89972 6c0d1ca2955e65c617a0ffb9835fb7d0
Size/MD5: 812832 c4ae1fa8c10241c975be5a5ae713d259
Size/MD5: 71320 6426cdd50abe26ff32430f10384f98b6

i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD)
Size/MD5: 88484 048eee3bff6f8c1c2a27c422d8d02878
Size/MD5: 728800 86015fa3f0e70ca114d50600779a5218
Size/MD5: 70052 fa490312c320b567d0a2ab9aa86516a9

powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5)
Size/MD5: 89398 69752585a510d3e5fd35f3855d316354
Size/MD5: 796142 ce07df2197a74e4da2325e39e153b38a
Size/MD5: 70814 1074527b3d8dc744aa1b128713c902ba

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