[SECURITY] [DSA 4202-1] curl security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-05-16T20:29:15


Debian Security Advisory DSA-4202-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Alessandro Ghedini May 16, 2018 https://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : curl CVE ID : CVE-2018-1000301 Debian Bug : 898856

OSS-fuzz, assisted by Max Dymond, discovered that cURL, an URL transfer library, could be tricked into reading data beyond the end of a heap based buffer when parsing invalid headers in an RTSP response.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 7.38.0-4+deb8u11.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 7.52.1-5+deb9u6.

We recommend that you upgrade your curl packages.

For the detailed security status of curl please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/curl

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org