SuSE 11.3 Security Update : curl (SAT Patch Number 10166)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81121

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update fixes the following security issues :

- URL request injection (bnc#911363) When libcurl sends a request to a server via a HTTP proxy, it copies the entire URL into the request and sends if off.
(CVE-2014-8150)

If the given URL contains line feeds and carriage returns those will be sent along to the proxy too, which allows the program to for example send a separate HTTP request injected embedded in the URL.

- duphandle read out of bounds. (bnc#901924).
(CVE-2014-3707)

- libcurl cookie leaks (bnc#894575) Additional bug fixed:.
(CVE-2014-3613)

- curl_multi_remove_handle: don't crash on multiple removes (bnc#897816)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 10166.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=870444

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=884698

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=885302

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=894575

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=897816

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=901924

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=911363

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3613.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3707.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8150.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81121

File Name: suse_11_curl-201501-150113.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/02/02

Updated: 2015/02/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:curl, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libcurl4, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libcurl4-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3613, CVE-2014-3707, CVE-2014-8150