openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2016-1043)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for curl fixes the following issues :

- fixing a performance regression with FTP (boo#991746)

- TLS session resumption client cert bypass (boo#991389,
CVE-2016-5419)

- Re-using connections with wrong client cert (boo#991390,
CVE-2016-5420)

- use of connection struct after free (boo#991391,
CVE-2016-5421)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=991389
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=991390
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=991391
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=991746

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)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93334 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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