openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-SU-2013:0876-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libcurl was updated to fix a cookie tail matching flaw which could
lead to attackers gaining cookie access depending on domain names.
(CVE-2013-1944,bnc#814655)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-04/msg00107.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00013.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=814655

Solution :

Update the affected curl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74978 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1944

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now