SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : curl (SUSE-SU-2015:0962-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The curl tool and libcurl4 library have been updated to fix several
security and non-security issues.

The following vulnerabilities have been fixed :

CVE-2015-3143: Re-using authenticated connection when unauthenticated.
(bsc#927556)

CVE-2015-3148: Negotiate not treated as connection-oriented.
(bsc#927746)

CVE-2015-3153: Sensitive HTTP server headers also sent to proxies.
(bsc#928533)

The following non-security issue has been fixed :

git fails to clone from https repository. (bsc#927174)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/927174
https://bugzilla.suse.com/927556
https://bugzilla.suse.com/927746
https://bugzilla.suse.com/928533
http://www.nessus.org/u?386b8563
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3143.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3148.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3153.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?0afcc3ad

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-curl=10660

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 for VMware :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-curl=10660

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-curl=10660

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-curl=10660

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83903 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74299
74301
74408

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3143
CVE-2015-3148
CVE-2015-3153

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