Medium: curl

2017-11-20T21:37:00
ID ALAS-2017-922
Type amazon
Reporter Amazon
Modified 2017-11-20T21:37:00

Description

Issue Overview:

IMAP FETCH response out of bounds read:
A buffer overrun flaw was found in the IMAP handler of libcurl. By tricking an unsuspecting user into connecting to a malicious IMAP server, an attacker could exploit this flaw to potentially cause information disclosure or crash the application. (CVE-2017-1000257 __)

Affected Packages:

curl

Issue Correction:
Run yum update curl to update your system.

New Packages:

i686:  
    curl-debuginfo-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.i686  
    curl-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.i686  
    libcurl-devel-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.i686  
    libcurl-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.i686

src:  
    curl-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.src

x86_64:  
    curl-debuginfo-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.x86_64  
    libcurl-devel-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.x86_64  
    libcurl-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.x86_64  
    curl-7.53.1-12.79.amzn1.x86_64