openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-SU-2014:0598-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 75339
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VPR Score: 4.2

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This curl update fixes two security issues :

- bnc#868627: Fixed wrong re-use of connections (CVE-2014-0138).

- bnc#868629: Fixed IP address wildcard certificate validation (CVE-2014-0139).

Solution

Update the affected curl packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=868627

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=868629

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-05/msg00009.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75339

File Name: openSUSE-2014-329.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 4.2

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:curl-debugsource, 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:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 4/22/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0138, CVE-2014-0139