Security Bugfix for package Squid
(Last modified: 04JUL2002)
solutions Security Bugfix for package Squid SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (b1b4333f52fc14ea69148f1861c9d819)
- Buffer overflows in the gopher client
- Missing sanity checks of the FTP data channel
- FTP directory parsing buffer overflows
- Insecure forwarding of
- Buffer overflows in the MSNT auth helper (updating the module from 1.2 to 2.0)
Please refer to http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v2/2.4/bugs/ for more information.
rpm -Uvh squid.rpm
After the update, a running squid daemon should be restarted using the command
The configuration file
/etc/squid.confwill not be replaced by the update.
There is a new configuration tag,
"ftp_sanitycheck". It is enabled by default and disallows FTP connections to servers using another IP address for the data connection. You can switch it off if you need that feature. Check
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