SUSE SLES12 Security Update : curl (SUSE-SU-2018:1327-2)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118253
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for curl fixes several issues :
Security issues fixed :
CVE-2018-1000301: Fixed a RTSP bad headers buffer over-read could crash the curl client (bsc#1092098)
Non security issues fixed: If the DEFAULT_SUSE cipher list is not available use the HIGH cipher alias before failing. (bsc#1086825)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2-BCL:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-BCL-2018-939=1