Fedora 18 : curl-7.27.0-6.fc18 (2013-2098)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

fix buffer overflow when negotiating SASL DIGEST-MD5 auth
(CVE-2013-0249)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=906779
http://www.nessus.org/u?d46a19b3

Solution :

Update the affected curl package.

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: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64869 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57842

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0249

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