GLSA-201709-14 : cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103282
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201709-14 (cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cURL. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Remote attackers could cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, or bypass intended restrictions for TLS sessions.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll cURL users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/curl-7.55.1'