OracleVM 3.2 : curl (OVMSA-2016-0056)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.

Description :

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

- fix heap-based buffer overflow in curl_easy_unescape

- fix cookie tailmatching to prevent cross-domain leakage

- introduce the --delegation option of curl (#746849)

- fix stack smashing in the FTP implementation (#652557)

- fix proxy kerberos authentication (#657396)

- update running_handles counter properly in
curl_multi_remove_handle (#688871)

- add a new option CURLOPT_GSSAPI_DELEGATION (#723643)

- do not delegate GSSAPI credentials (CVE-2011-2192)

- avoid use of uninitialized variable on failure of a LDAP
request (#655073)

- proxy tunnel support for LDAP requests (#655073)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected curl package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91740 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48434

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2192

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