openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-SU-2014:0598-1)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This curl update fixes two security issues :

- bnc#868627: Fixed wrong re-use of connections

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected curl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75339 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0138

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