Fedora Core 4 : curl-7.13.1-5.fc4 (2005-1137)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

This package fixes a security buffer overflow bug in URL
authentication code of curl (CVE-2005-4077), previous patch did not
fix this problem completely.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?bc669082

Solution :

Update the affected curl, curl-debuginfo and / or curl-devel packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20305 (fedora_2005-1137.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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