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

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Synopsis :

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

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
(CVE-2011-2192).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 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
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55664 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48434

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2192

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