Debian DLA-586-1 : curl security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92729
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionCVE-2016-5419 Bru Rom discovered that libcurl would attempt to resume a TLS session even if the client certificate had changed.
CVE-2016-5420 It was discovered that libcurl did not consider client certificates when reusing TLS connections.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 7.26.0-1+wheezy14.
We recommend that you upgrade your curl packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.