Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : curl (MDVSA-2011:116)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in curl :

The Curl_input_negotiate function in http_negotiate.c in libcurl
7.10.6 through 7.21.6, as used in curl and other products, always
performs credential delegation during GSSAPI authentication, which
allows remote servers to impersonate clients via GSSAPI requests

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more: products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55664 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48434

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2192

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now