openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2015-336)

High Nessus Plugin ID 83159


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


curl was updated to fix four security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2015-3143: curl could re-use NTML authenticateds connections

- CVE-2015-3144: curl could access memory out of bounds with zero length host names

- CVE-2015-3145: curl cookie parser could access memory out of boundary

- CVE-2015-3148: curl could treat Negotiate as not connection-oriented


Update the affected curl packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 83159

File Name: openSUSE-2015-336.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/04/30

Modified: 2015/11/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A: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:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/04/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3143, CVE-2015-3144, CVE-2015-3145, CVE-2015-3148