openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-SU-2012:0229-1) (BEAST)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The following vulnerabilities have been fixed in curl :

- IMAP, POP3 and SMTP URL sanitization vulnerability
(CVE-2012-0036)

- disable SSL_OP_DONT_INSERT_EMPTY_FRAGMENTS
(CVE-2011-3389)

- disable SSL_OP_NETSCAPE_REUSE_CIPHER_CHANGE_BUG option
for older openssl versions (CVE-2010-4180)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-02/msg00032.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=740452
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=742306

Solution :

Update the affected curl packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75806 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4180
CVE-2011-3389
CVE-2012-0036

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