Fedora 24 : curl (2016-e8e8cdb4ed)
High Nessus Plugin ID 94592
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
Description- fix cookie injection for other servers (CVE-2016-8615)
- compare user/passwd case-sensitively while reusing connections (CVE-2016-8616)
- base64: check for integer overflow on large input (CVE-2016-8617)
- fix double-free in krb5 code (CVE-2016-8619)
- fix double-free in curl_maprintf() (CVE-2016-8618)
- fix glob parser write/read out of bounds (CVE-2016-8620)
- fix out-of-bounds read in curl_getdate() (CVE-2016-8621)
- fix URL unescape heap overflow via integer truncation (CVE-2016-8622)
- fix use-after-free via shared cookies (CVE-2016-8623)
- urlparse: accept '#' as end of host name (CVE-2016-8624)
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SolutionUpdate the affected curl package.