squid -- Denial of service vulnerability in request handling

2010-08-30T00:00:00
ID E4DAC715-C818-11DF-A92C-0015587E2CC1
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2010-08-30T00:00:00

Description

Squid security advisory 2010:3 reports:

Due to an internal error in string handling Squid is vulnerable to a denial of service attack when processing specially crafted requests. This problem allows any trusted client to perform a denial of service attack on the Squid service.