openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2017-951)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for curl fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-1000100: TFP sends more than buffer size and it
could lead to a denial of service (bsc#1051644)

- CVE-2017-1000101: URL globbing out of bounds read could
lead to a denial of service (bsc#1051643)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1051643
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1051644

Solution :

Update the affected curl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102566 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-1000100
CVE-2017-1000101

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