SuSE 11.3 Security Update : curl (SAT Patch Number 9133)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This curl update fixes the following security issues :

- wrong re-use of connections. (CVE-2014-0138).
(bnc#868627)

- IP address wildcard certificate validation.
(CVE-2014-0139). (bnc#868629)

- --insecure option inappropriately enforcing security
safeguard. (bnc#870444)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=868627
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=868629
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=870444
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0138.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-0139.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9133.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74115 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0138
CVE-2014-0139

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