This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Security Fix(es) :
- Multiple integer overflow flaws leading to heap-based
buffer overflows were found in the way curl handled
escaping and unescaping of data. An attacker could
potentially use these flaws to crash an application
using libcurl by sending a specially crafted input to
the affected libcurl functions. (CVE-2016-7167)
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5