Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : libcurl (cve_2014_3707_information_disclosure)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80664
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- The curl_easy_duphandle function in libcurl 7.17.1 through 7.38.0, when running with the CURLOPT_COPYPOSTFIELDS option, does not properly copy HTTP POST data for an easy handle, which triggers an out-of-bounds read that allows remote web servers to read sensitive memory information. (CVE-2014-3707)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 188.8.131.52.0.