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Mandriva: Subject: [Security Announce] [ MDVSA-2009:241 ] squid Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in squid: The strListGetItem function in src/HttpHeaderTools.c in Squid 2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted auth header with certain comma delimiters that trigger an infinite loop of calls to the strcspn function (CVE-2009-2855). This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2009:241
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package : squid
 Date    : September 22, 2009
 Affected: Corporate 3.0, Corporate 4.0, Multi Network Firewall 2.0
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in squid:
 
 The strListGetItem function in src/HttpHeaderTools.c in Squid 2.7
 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a crafted
 auth header with certain comma delimiters that trigger an infinite
 loop of calls to the strcspn function (CVE-2009-2855).
 
 This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-2855
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Corporate 3.0:
 d3d31bfcf8743f0ef4fe8ae0a4f1a31d  corporate/3.0/i586/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.10.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 d8147ef0c2081a50a90fd90706f508fd  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.10.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 70bcb549848402cba200650f2a5f49bb  corporate/3.0/x86_64/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.10.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm 
 d8147ef0c2081a50a90fd90706f508fd  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.10.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0:
 41968d86246a9ce9ca14d37e620a39b0  corporate/4.0/i586/squid-2.6.STABLE1-4.6.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm
 e4070d1737a40a975431df182d6c334f  corporate/4.0/i586/squid-cachemgr-2.6.STABLE1-4.6.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 
 1480559d19643520e2518c6580795e32  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/squid-2.6.STABLE1-4.6.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
 076514fd7e11d52a063a4b6d16e443f5  corporate/4.0/x86_64/squid-2.6.STABLE1-4.6.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm
 6a0c4f4b7052f4fe71caad88a0f69725  corporate/4.0/x86_64/squid-cachemgr-2.6.STABLE1-4.6.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm 
 1480559d19643520e2518c6580795e32  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/squid-2.6.STABLE1-4.6.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

 Multi Network Firewall 2.0:
 408821c6a18366e616b4c3e487b52c7a  mnf/2.0/i586/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.10.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 ed57b93a8469cce94007865c7fd26679  mnf/2.0/SRPMS/squid-2.5.STABLE9-1.10.C30mdk.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
  
 
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