SuSE 10 Security Update : libcurl4 (ZYPP Patch Number 8618)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update of curl fixes several security issues :

- libcurl URL decode buffer boundary flaw. (bnc#824517 /
CVE-2013-2174)

- cookie domain tailmatch. (bnc#814655 / CVE-2013-1944)

- curl sets SSL_OP_ALL. (bnc#742306 / CVE-2011-3389)

- When SSL_OP_NETSCAPE_REUSE_CIPHER_CHANGE_BUG is enabled,
does not properly prevent modification of the
ciphersuite in the session cache, which allows remote
attackers to force the downgrade to an unintended cipher
via vectors involving sniffing network traffic to
discover a session identifier. (CVE-2010-4180)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4180.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3389.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-1944.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-2174.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8618.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 67223 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4180
CVE-2011-3389
CVE-2013-1944
CVE-2013-2174

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