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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   Squid Vendors:   Squid-cache.org
Squid Header Comparison Bug Lets Remote Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037512
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1037512
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-10003   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 21 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information, Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 3.5 - 3.5.22, 4.0 - 4.0.16
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Squid. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

A remote user can send a specially crafted request to trigger a flaw in the comparison of request headers and cause the target system to return responses containing potentially sensitive information about another client's browsing session. This information may include authentication credentials.

Systems configured to use the Collapsed Forwarding feature are affected.

Felix Hassert from Sevenval Technologies GmbH reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information about other user sessions on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (3.5.23, 4.0.17).

The vendor advisory is available at:

http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2016_10.txt

Vendor URL:  www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2016_10.txt (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Feb 7 2017 (Ubuntu Issues Fix) Squid Header Comparison Bug Lets Remote Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information on the Target System
Ubuntu has issued a fix for Ubuntu Linux 12.04 LTS, 14.04 LTS, 16.04 LTS, and 16.10.



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