Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : curl (MDVSA-2012:058)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in curl :

curl is vulnerable to a SSL CBC IV vulnerability when built to use
OpenSSL for the SSL/TLS layer. A work-around has been added to
mitigate the problem (CVE-2011-3389).

curl is vulnerable to a data injection attack for certain protocols
through control characters embedded or percent-encoded in URLs

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58759 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49778

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3389

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