EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 188.8.131.52 : curl (EulerOS-SA-2019-1696)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 126538
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the curl packages installed, the EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- The ConnectionExists function in lib/url.c in libcurl before 7.47.0 does not properly re-use NTLM-authenticated proxy connections, which might allow remote attackers to authenticate as other users via a request, a similar issue to CVE-2014-0015.(CVE-2016-0755)
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.