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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-0174

Original release date: 02/07/2005
Last revised: 08/21/2010


Squid 2.5 up to 2.5.STABLE7 allows remote attackers to poison the cache or conduct certain attacks via headers that do not follow the HTTP specification, including (1) multiple Content-Length headers, (2) carriage return (CR) characters that are not part of a CRLF pair, and (3) header names containing whitespace characters.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#768702
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v2/2.5/bugs/#squid-2.5.STABLE7-header_parsing
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10656
External Source: CONECTIVA
Name: CLA-2005:931
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2005:006
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:061
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MANDRAKE
Name: MDKSA-2005:034
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2005:060
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20050207 [USN-77-1] Squid vulnerabilities
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA-2006:152809
External Source: BID
Name: 12412
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2005-373

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10656
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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