OracleVM 3.3 : curl (OVMSA-2015-0107)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- require credentials to match for NTLM re-use
(CVE-2015-3143)

- close Negotiate connections when done (CVE-2015-3148)

- reject CRLFs in URLs passed to proxy (CVE-2014-8150)

- use only full matches for hosts used as IP address in
cookies (CVE-2014-3613)

- fix handling of CURLOPT_COPYPOSTFIELDS in
curl_easy_duphandle (CVE-2014-3707)

- fix manpage typos found using aspell (#1011101)

- fix comments about loading CA certs with NSS in man
pages (#1011083)

- fix handling of DNS cache timeout while a transfer is in
progress (#835898)

- eliminate unnecessary inotify events on upload via file
protocol (#883002)

- use correct socket type in the examples (#997185)

- do not crash if MD5 fingerprint is not provided by
libssh2 (#1008178)

- fix SIGSEGV of curl --retry when network is down
(#1009455)

- allow to use TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2 (#1012136)

- docs: update the links to cipher-suites supported by NSS
(#1104160)

- allow to use ECC ciphers if NSS implements them
(#1058767)

- make curl --trace-time print correct time (#1120196)

- let tool call PR_Cleanup on exit if NSPR is used
(#1146528)

- ignore CURLOPT_FORBID_REUSE during NTLM HTTP auth
(#1154747)

- allow to enable/disable new AES cipher-suites (#1156422)

- include response headers added by proxy in
CURLINFO_HEADER_SIZE (#1161163)

- disable libcurl-level downgrade to SSLv3 (#1154059)

- do not force connection close after failed HEAD request
(#1168137)

- fix occasional SIGSEGV during SSL handshake (#1168668)

- fix a connection failure when FTPS handle is reused
(#1154663)

- fix re-use of wrong HTTP NTLM connection (CVE-2014-0015)

- fix connection re-use when using different log-in
credentials (CVE-2014-0138)

- fix authentication failure when server offers multiple
auth options (#799557)

- refresh expired cookie in test172 from upstream
test-suite (#1069271)

- fix a memory leak caused by write after close (#1078562)

- nss: implement non-blocking SSL handshake (#1083742)

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/oraclevm-errata/2015-July/000355.html

Solution :

Update the affected curl / libcurl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85148 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65270
66457
69748
70988
71964
74299
74301

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0015
CVE-2014-0138
CVE-2014-3613
CVE-2014-3707
CVE-2014-8150
CVE-2015-3143
CVE-2015-3148

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