Debian DLA-1498-1 : curl security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 117366
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there was a an integer overflow vulnerability in curl, a command line tool for transferring data over HTTP, etc.
For more information, please see :
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this issue has been fixed in curl version 7.38.0-4+deb8u12.
We recommend that you upgrade your curl packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.