September 24, 2001

Debian advisory for squid

Author: JT Smith

"Vladimir Ivaschenko found a problem in squid (a popular proxy cache). He discovered that there was a flaw in the code to handle FTP PUT commands:
when a mkdir-only request was done squid would detect an internal error and exit. Since squid is configured to restart itself on problems this is not a big

This has been fixed in version 2.2.5-3.2. This problem is logged as bug 233 in the squid bugtracker and will also be fixed in future squid releases." More information at


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