openSUSE Security Update : curl (openSUSE-2016-1280)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 94752
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for curl fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-8624: invalid URL parsing with '#' (bsc#1005646)

- CVE-2016-8623: Use-after-free via shared cookies (bsc#1005645)

- CVE-2016-8622: URL unescape heap overflow via integer truncation (bsc#1005643)

- CVE-2016-8621: curl_getdate read out of bounds (bsc#1005642)

- CVE-2016-8620: glob parser write/read out of bounds (bsc#1005640)

- CVE-2016-8619: double-free in krb5 code (bsc#1005638)

- CVE-2016-8618: double-free in curl_maprintf (bsc#1005637)

- CVE-2016-8617: OOB write via unchecked multiplication (bsc#1005635)

- CVE-2016-8616: case insensitive password comparison (bsc#1005634)

- CVE-2016-8615: cookie injection for other servers (bsc#1005633)

- CVE-2016-7167: escape and unescape integer overflows (bsc#998760)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected curl packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005633

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005634

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005635

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005637

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005638

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005640

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005642

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005643

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005645

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1005646

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=998760

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 94752

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1280.nasl

Version: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/14/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

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: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:libcurl-devel-32bit, 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:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/10/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7167, CVE-2016-8615, CVE-2016-8616, CVE-2016-8617, CVE-2016-8618, CVE-2016-8619, CVE-2016-8620, CVE-2016-8621, CVE-2016-8622, CVE-2016-8623, CVE-2016-8624