[SECURITY] [DSA 4286-1] curl security update

2018-09-05T20:22:46
ID DEBIAN:DSA-4286-1:21112
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-09-05T20:22:46

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-4286-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Alessandro Ghedini September 05, 2018 https://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : curl CVE ID : CVE-2018-14618

Zhaoyang Wu discovered that cURL, an URL transfer library, contains a buffer overflow in the NTLM authentication code triggered by passwords that exceed 2GB in length on 32bit systems.

See https://curl.haxx.se/docs/CVE-2018-14618.html for more information.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 7.52.1-5+deb9u7.

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