openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2016-1280)

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 security issues :

- CVE-2016-8624: invalid URL parsing with '#'

- CVE-2016-8623: Use-after-free via shared cookies

- CVE-2016-8622: URL unescape heap overflow via integer
truncation (bsc#1005643)

- CVE-2016-8621: curl_getdate read out of bounds

- CVE-2016-8620: glob parser write/read out of bounds

- CVE-2016-8619: double-free in krb5 code (bsc#1005638)

- CVE-2016-8618: double-free in curl_maprintf

- CVE-2016-8617: OOB write via unchecked multiplication

- CVE-2016-8616: case insensitive password comparison

- CVE-2016-8615: cookie injection for other servers

- CVE-2016-7167: escape and unescape integer overflows

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected curl packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

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