OracleVM 3.3 / 3.4 : curl (OVMSA-2017-0059)

High Nessus Plugin ID 99113

Synopsis

The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address critical security updates :

- treat Negotiate authentication as connection-oriented (CVE-2017-2628)

- fix a bug in DNS caching code that causes a memory leak (#1302893)

- SSH: make CURLOPT_SSH_PUBLIC_KEYFILE treat '' as NULL (#1260742)

- use the default min/max TLS version provided by NSS (#1289205)

- prevent NSS from incorrectly re-using a session (#1269660)

- prevent test46 from failing due to expired cookie (#1277551)

- SSH: do not require public key file for user authentication (#1260742)

- make SCP/SFTP work with --proxytunnel (#1258566)

Solution

Update the affected curl / libcurl packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?0f34b236

http://www.nessus.org/u?ab354e79

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99113

File Name: oraclevm_OVMSA-2017-0059.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Published: 2017/03/31

Updated: 2019/09/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:curl, p-cpe:/a:oracle:vm:libcurl, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.3, cpe:/o:oracle:vm_server:3.4

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/03/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-2628