FreeBSD : Vulnerabilities in Curl (e4bc70fc-5a2f-11e6-a1bc-589cfc0654e1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 92742


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Curl security team reports :

CVE-2016-5419 - TLS session resumption client cert bypass

CVE-2016-5420 - Re-using connections with wrong client cert

CVE-2016-5421 - use of connection struct after free


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92742

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e4bc70fc5a2f11e6a1bc589cfc0654e1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/08/05

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:curl, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/08/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/08/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5419, CVE-2016-5420, CVE-2016-5421