Squid 3.2.7 Fixes IPv6 Related Crash

The latest Squid package can be downloaded from Softpedia

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Squid, a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP that helps reducing bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages, is now at version 3.2.7.

Squid, a caching proxy for the Web supporting HTTP, HTTPS, FTP that helps reducing bandwidth and improves response times by caching and reusing frequently-requested web pages, is now at version 3.2.7.

Squid 3.2.7 is mainly a maintenance release, with just a few bug fixes and improvements. Users should upgrade nonetheless.

Highlights of Squid 3.2.7:

• A floating point exception due to divide by zero has been fixed;
• raw-IPv6 domain URLs crash, which occurred if IPv6-disabled, has been fixed;
• ConnOpener IPv6 awareness has been repaired;
• A 32-bit overflow in parsing 64-bit configuration values has been fixed;
• The debug for cache_dir has been improved;
• External acl grace period no longer causes acl lookup failures.

A complete list of changes and updates can be found in the official announcement.

Download Squid 3.2.7 right now from Softpedia.

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