Intrusion Prevention

Squid.Proxy.FTP.URI.Remote.DoS

Description

Squid is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability because the proxy server fails to handle certain FTP requests.
Successfully exploiting this issue allows remote attackers to crash affected proxy applications, denying futher service to legitimate users.

Affected Products

Squid version 2.6.STABLE6 and prior.

Impact

Denial of Service.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to Squid 2.6.STABLE7:
http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v2/2.6/

CVE References

CVE-2007-0247