[SECURITY] [DLA 558-1] squid security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2016-07-25T18:12:54


Package : squid Version : 2.7.STABLE9-4.1+deb7u2 CVE ID : CVE-2016-4554

A security issue has been discovered in the Squid chaching proxy, on its 2.7.STABLE9 version branch.


Jianjun Chen found that Squid was vulnerable to a header smuggling
attack that could lead to cache poisoning and to bypass of same-origin
security policy in Squid and some client browsers.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", this issue has been fixed in version 2.7.STABLE9-4.1+deb7u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your squid packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS