openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2018-56)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 106219

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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-2017-8816: Buffer overrun flaw in the NTLM authentication code (bsc#1069226).

- CVE-2017-8817: Read out of bounds flaw in the FTP wildcard function (bsc#1069222).

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=1069222

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1069226

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 106219

File Name: openSUSE-2018-56.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/22/2018

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/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: 1/20/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8816, CVE-2017-8817