openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-SU-2012:0229-1) (BEAST)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75806


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The following vulnerabilities have been fixed in curl :

- IMAP, POP3 and SMTP URL sanitization vulnerability (CVE-2012-0036)


- disable SSL_OP_NETSCAPE_REUSE_CIPHER_CHANGE_BUG option for older openssl versions (CVE-2010-4180)


Update the affected curl packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75806

File Name: suse_11_4_curl-120124.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2016/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


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: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:11.4

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/24

Reference Information

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

OSVDB: 69565, 74829, 78512