openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-SU-2014:1139-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77734


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


libcurl was updated to fix security issues :

CVE-2014-3613: Cookies for hosts specified by numeric IP could be assigned or used for other numeric IP hosts if portions of the numerics were the same.

CVE-2014-3620: libcurl allowed cookies to be set for toplevel domains, making them to broad.


Update the affected curl packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77734

File Name: openSUSE-2014-547.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/09/18

Modified: 2014/11/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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: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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3613, CVE-2014-3620

BID: 69742, 69748