Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Scott Cantor discovered that Curl did not correctly handle SSL
certificates with zero bytes in the Common Name. A remote attacker
could exploit this to perform a man in the middle attack to view
sensitive information or alter encrypted communications.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true