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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3258

Original release date: 10/20/2005
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The rfc1738_do_escape function in ftp.c for Squid 2.5 STABLE11 and earlier allows remote FTP servers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via certain "odd" responses.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
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 disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)
Not vulnerable. These issues do not affect the versions of Squid as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1, 3, or 4.

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v2/2.5/bugs/#squid-2.5.STABLE11-rfc1738_do_escape
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2005:027
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015085
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015085

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.0.patch1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.0.patch2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.0.pre1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.0.release
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.1.patch1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.1.patch2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.1.pre1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.1.pre3
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.1.pre4
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.1.release
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.devel3
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.devel4
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.pre1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.pre2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.stable1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.stable2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.stable3
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.stable4
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.2.stable5
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.3.devel2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.3.devel3
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.3.stable1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.3.stable2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.3.stable3
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.3.stable4
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.3.stable5
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.4
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.4.stable1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.4.stable2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.4.stable3
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.4.stable4
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.4.stable6
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.4.stable7
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.6
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable1
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable10
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable11
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable2
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable3
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable4
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable5
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable6
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable7
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable8
* cpe:/a:squid:squid:2.5.stable9

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