Scientific Linux Security Update : curl on SL6.x i386/x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99229


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- It was found that the fix for CVE-2015-3148 in curl was incomplete. An application using libcurl with HTTP Negotiate authentication could incorrectly re-use credentials for subsequent requests to the same server.


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99229

File Name: sl_20170329_curl_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/04/06

Modified: 2017/04/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3148, CVE-2017-2628