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squid -- denial of service

Affected packages
3.2 <= squid < 3.2.12
3.3 <= squid < 3.3.8


VuXML ID 30a04ab4-ed7b-11e2-8643-8c705af55518
Discovery 2013-07-13
Entry 2013-07-15

Squid project reports:

Due to incorrect data validation Squid is vulnerable to a denial of service attack when processing specially crafted HTTP requests

This problem allows any client who can generate HTTP requests to perform a denial of service attack on the Squid service.


CVE Name CVE-2013-4123