Fedora 15 : curl-7.21.3-13.fc15 (2012-0888)

High Nessus Plugin ID 57897

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

reject URLs containing bad data (CVE-2012-0036)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

Solution

Update the affected curl package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=773457

http://www.nessus.org/u?c0fc804d

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 57897

File Name: fedora_2012-0888.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/02/13

Updated: 2021/01/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:curl, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:15

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0036

BID: 51665

FEDORA: 2012-0888