CVE-2016-2572

NameCVE-2016-2572
Descriptionhttp.cc in Squid 4.x before 4.0.7 relies on the HTTP status code after a response-parsing failure, which allows remote HTTP servers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and daemon exit) via a malformed response.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
squid (PTS)buster, sid4.2-2fixed
squid3 (PTS)jessie (security), jessie3.4.8-6+deb8u5fixed
stretch (security), stretch3.5.23-5+deb9u1fixed
sid3.5.27-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
squidsource(unstable)(not affected)
squid3source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

- squid3 <not-affected> (Only affects 4.x)
- squid <not-affected> (Only affects 4.x)
http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2016_2.txt
http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v4/changesets/squid-4-14548.patch

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