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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-2479

Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via URLs containing invalid hostnames that cause DNS operations to fail, which results in references to previously used error messages.
Publish Date : 2004-12-31 Last Update Date : 2013-07-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-08-24 2004-11-23
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2005:766: squid security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:2005766 unix
RHSA-2005:766: squid security update (Important) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20050766 unix
Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information via URLs containing invalid hostn... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9711 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-2479

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 Stable4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 Stable5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 Stable6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 Stable1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 Stable7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 Stable2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 2.5 Stable3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
National Science Foundation Squid Web Proxy Cache 7

- References For CVE-2004-2479

http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-766.html
REDHAT RHSA-2005:766
http://fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA--.shtml
FEDORA FLSA-2006:152809
http://secunia.com/advisories/16977
SECUNIA 16977
http://www.osvdb.org/12282
OSVDB 12282
http://secunia.com/advisories/13408
SECUNIA 13408
http://securitytracker.com/id?1012466
SECTRACK 1012466
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/18406
XF squid-hostname-obtain-info(18406)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11865
BID 11865 Squid Proxy Failed DNS Lookup Random Error Messages Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2006-12-20
http://www.squid-cache.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=1143 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-2479

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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