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Security update for squid


(Last modified: 21DEC2007)

solutions Security update for squid SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (b5b74dcd208aaf4729bddde09fdaa4c7)

Applies to

Package: squid
Product(s): SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-12037
Release: 20071221
Obsoletes: none


Everyone should update.



Problem description

This update of squid fixes a denial-of-service bug during "cache update reply processing" (CVE-2007-6239).


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fhv squid.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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