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Fedora 11 Update: squid-3.0.STABLE18-1.fc11 Print E-mail
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Fedora Fixes several denial of service issues which could allow an attacker to stop the Squid service. CVE-2009-2621, CVE-2009-2622
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2009-8324
2009-08-07 04:35:58
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Name        : squid
Product     : Fedora 11
Version     : 3.0.STABLE18
Release     : 1.fc11
URL         : http://www.squid-cache.org
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.

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Update Information:

Fixes several denial of service issues which could allow an attacker to stop the
Squid service.  CVE-2009-2621, CVE-2009-2622
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ChangeLog:

* Tue Aug  4 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE18-1
- Update to 3.0.STABLE18
* Sat Aug  1 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE17-3
- Squid Bug #2728: regression: assertion failed: http.cc:705: "!eof"
* Mon Jul 27 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE17-1
- Bug #514014, update to 3.0.STABLE17 fixing the denial of service issues
  mentioned in Squid security advisory SQUID-2009_2.
* Wed Jul  1 2009 Jiri Skala  7:3.0.STABLE16-2
- fixed patch parameter of bXXX patches
* Mon Jun 29 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE16-1
- Upgrade to 3.0.STABLE16
* Sat May 23 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE15-2
- Bug #453304 - Squid requires restart after Network Manager connection setup
* Sat May  9 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE15-1
- Upgrade to 3.0.STABLE15
* Tue Apr 28 2009 Jiri Skala  - 7:3.0.STABLE14-3
- fixed ambiguous condition in the init script (exit 4)
* Mon Apr 20 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE14-2
- Squid bug #2635: assertion failed: HttpHeader.cc:1196: "Headers[id].type == ftInt64"
* Sun Apr 19 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE14-1
- Upgrade to 3.0.STABLE14
* Fri Mar  6 2009 Henrik Nordstrom  - 7:3.0.STABLE13-2
- backported logfile.cc syslog parameters patch from 3.1 (b9443.patch)
- GCC-4.4 workaround in src/wccp2.cc
* Wed Feb 25 2009 Fedora Release Engineering  - 7:3.0.STABLE13-2
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_11_Mass_Rebuild
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #514013 - CVE-2009-2621, CVE-2009-2622 squid: multiple vulnerabilities fixed in squid 3.0.STABLE17
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=514013
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update squid' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
http://fedoraproject.org/keys
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