openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2017-1200)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 104236
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for curl fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-1000254: FTP PWD response parser out of bounds read (bsc#1061876)

- CVE-2017-1000257: IMAP FETCH response out of bounds read (bsc#1063824)

Bugs fixed :

- Fixed error 'error:1408F10B:SSL routines' when connecting to ftps via proxy (bsc#1060653)

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

Solution

Update the affected curl packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1060653

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1061876

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1063824

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 104236

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1200.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/30/2017

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

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

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: 10/27/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000254, CVE-2017-1000257