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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 92742
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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

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

Description

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

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

https://curl.haxx.se/docs/CVE-2016-5419.html

https://curl.haxx.se/docs/CVE-2016-5420.html

https://curl.haxx.se/docs/CVE-2016-5421.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?6fb3e11f

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92742

File Name: freebsd_pkg_e4bc70fc5a2f11e6a1bc589cfc0654e1.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Published: 8/5/2016

Updated: 1/4/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/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: 8/4/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/3/2016

Reference Information

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