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<glsa id="201209-08">
<title>SquidClamav: Denial of Service</title>
<synopsis>A vulnerability in SquidClamav may result in Denial of Service.</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">squidclamav</product>
<announced>September 24, 2012</announced>
<revised>September 24, 2012: 1</revised>
<package name="net-proxy/squidclamav" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">6.8</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">6.8</vulnerable>
<p>SquidClamav is a HTTP anti-virus for Squid based on ClamAV and ICAP.</p>
<p>SquidClamav does not properly escape URLs before passing them to the
system command call.
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could send a specially crafted URL to SquidClamav,
possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
<p>All SquidClamav users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=net-proxy/squidclamav-6.8"
<uri link="">CVE-2012-3501</uri>
<uri link="">SquidClamav News</uri>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Tue, 14 Aug 2012 16:12:43 +0000">
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Mon, 24 Sep 2012 23:23:20 +0000">ackle</metadata>