openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2017-951)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102566


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for curl fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-1000100: TFP sends more than buffer size and it could lead to a denial of service (bsc#1051644)

- CVE-2017-1000101: URL globbing out of bounds read could lead to a denial of service (bsc#1051643)

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


Update the affected curl packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 102566

File Name: openSUSE-2017-951.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/08/18

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N


Base Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2017/08/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000100, CVE-2017-1000101