FreeBSD : Vulnerabilities in Curl (e4bc70fc-5a2f-11e6-a1bc-589cfc0654e1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Curl security team reports :

CVE-2016-5419 - TLS session resumption client cert bypass

CVE-2016-5420 - Re-using connections with wrong client cert

CVE-2016-5421 - use of connection struct after free

See also :

https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20160803A.html
https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20160803B.html
https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20160803C.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?e3096a13

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92742 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5419
CVE-2016-5420
CVE-2016-5421

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