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

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

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
(CVE-2012-0036).

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

See also :

http://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20120124.html
http://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20120124B.html
http://curl.haxx.se/docs/manpage.html#--ssl-allow-beast
http://curl.haxx.se/libcurl/c/curl_easy_setopt.html#CURLOPTSSLOPTIONS
http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.web.curl.library/34659

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58759 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49778
51665

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3389
CVE-2012-0036

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