Amazon Linux 2 : curl (ALAS-2018-1029)
High Nessus Plugin ID 110446
SynopsisThe remote Amazon Linux 2 host is missing a security update.
DescriptionCurl version curl 7.54.1 to and including curl 7.59.0 contains a CWE-122: Heap-based Buffer Overflow vulnerability in denial of service and more that can result in curl might overflow a heap based memory buffer when closing down an FTP connection with very long server command replies.(CVE-2018-1000300)
Curl version curl 7.20.0 to and including curl 7.59.0 contains a CWE-126: Buffer Over-read vulnerability in denial of service that can result in curl can be tricked into reading data beyond the end of a heap based buffer used to store downloaded RTSP content.(CVE-2018-1000301)
SolutionRun 'yum update curl' to update your system.