Threat Encyclopedia

Squid.Proxy.cachemgr.cgi.user_name.and.auth.Reflected.XSS

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability in Squid Project Squid.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker may be able exploit this to execute arbitrary script code within the context of the target user's browser.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Squid Project Squid 2.x through 2.7.STABLE9
Squid Project Squid 3.x through 3.5.28
Squid Project Squid 4.x through 4.7

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary script code within the context of the target user's browser.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://bugs.squid-cache.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4957

CVE References

CVE-2019-13345