Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4873-1 squid -- security update

Date Reported:
23 Mar 2021
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 985068.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-25097.
More information:

Jianjun Chen discovered that the Squid proxy caching server was susceptible to HTTP request smuggling.

For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 4.6-1+deb10u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your squid packages.

For the detailed security status of squid please refer to its security tracker page at: