EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.3 : curl (EulerOS-SA-2019-1269)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 123737
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the curl packages installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- Curl versions 7.14.1 through 7.61.1 are vulnerable to a heap-based buffer over-read in the tool_msgs.c:voutf() function that may result in information exposure and denial of service.(CVE-2018-16842)
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected curl package.