Lynis security controls



Controls

ControlCategoryDescription
SQD-3613SquidSquid configuration file permissions

The configuration permissions of the Squid configuration file should be as strict as possible. By default it may be world readable, or worse.

SQD-3630SquidSquid reply_body_max_size option

Limit the upper size of replies within the Squid proxy configuration. This helps to protect resource exhaustion within Squid and thwart malicious attempts.