openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2012-76) (BEAST)

high Nessus Plugin ID 74807


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- Fix IMAP, POP3 and SMTP URL sanitization (bnc#740452, CVE-2012-0036)

- Disable SSL_OP_NETSCAPE_REUSE_CIPHER_CHANGE_BUG option when built against an older OpenSSL version (CVE-2010-4180).

- Don't enable SSL_OP_DONT_INSERT_EMPTY_FRAGMENTS (bnc#742306, CVE-2011-3389).


Update the affected curl packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 74807

File Name: openSUSE-2012-76.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 12/5/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcurl4-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 1/30/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4180, CVE-2011-3389, CVE-2012-0036