openSUSE Security Update : curl (curl-530)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 39945


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Arbitrary file access via HTTP-redirect has been fixed in curl.
CVE-2009-0037 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected curl packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 39945

File Name: suse_11_0_curl-090217.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0037

CWE: 352