Fedora 20 : curl-7.32.0-8.fc20 (2014-4436)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73263

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

fix connection re-use when using different log-in credentials (CVE-2014-0138)

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=1079148

http://www.nessus.org/u?33746a8f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73263

File Name: fedora_2014-4436.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/03/31

Updated: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:curl, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:20

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0138

FEDORA: 2014-4436