Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : curl (MDVSA-2009:069)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A security vulnerability has been identified and fixed in curl, which
could allow remote HTTP servers to (1) trigger arbitrary requests to
intranet servers, (2) read or overwrite arbitrary files via a redirect
to a file: URL, or (3) execute arbitrary commands via a redirect to an
scp: URL (CVE-2009-0037).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36751 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-069.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33962

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0037

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