OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : curl (OVMSA-2017-0059)

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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 :

- treat Negotiate authentication as connection-oriented

- fix a bug in DNS caching code that causes a memory leak


- use the default min/max TLS version provided by NSS

- prevent NSS from incorrectly re-using a session

- prevent test46 from failing due to expired cookie

- SSH: do not require public key file for user
authentication (#1260742)

- make SCP/SFTP work with --proxytunnel (#1258566)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected curl / libcurl packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99113 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2628

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