CVE-2023-46728

Name
CVE-2023-46728
Description
Squid is a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and more. Due to a NULL pointer dereference bug Squid is vulnerable to a Denial of Service attack against Squid's Gopher gateway. The gopher protocol is always available and enabled in Squid prior to Squid 6.0.1. Responses triggering this bug are possible to be received from any gopher server, even those without malicious intent. Gopher support has been removed in Squid version 6.0.1. Users are advised to upgrade. Users unable to upgrade should reject all gopher URL requests.
NVD Severity
unknown
Other trackers
Mailing lists
Exploits
Forges
GitHub (code, issues), Aports (code, issues)

References

Type URI
MISC https://github.com/squid-cache/squid/commit/6ea12e8fb590ac6959e9356a81aa3370576568c3
MISC https://github.com/squid-cache/squid/security/advisories/GHSA-cg5h-v6vc-w33f
security-advisories@github.com https://security.netapp.com/advisory/ntap-20231214-0006/
security-advisories@github.com https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/A5QASTMCUSUEW3UOMKHZJB3FTONWSRXS/
security-advisories@github.com https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/MEV66D3PAAY6K7TWDT3WZBLCPLASFJDC/

Match rules

CPE URI Source package Min version Max version
cpe:2.3:a:squid-cache:squid:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* squid >= None < 6.0.1

Vulnerable and fixed packages

Source package Branch Version Maintainer Status
squid 3.18-main 5.9-r0 Natanael Copa <ncopa@alpinelinux.org> possibly vulnerable
squid 3.17-main 5.7-r0 Natanael Copa <ncopa@alpinelinux.org> possibly vulnerable
squid 3.15-main 5.2-r1 Natanael Copa <ncopa@alpinelinux.org> possibly vulnerable
squid 3.16-main 5.5-r1 Natanael Copa <ncopa@alpinelinux.org> possibly vulnerable