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Alma Linux: CVE-2020-8231: Moderate: curl security and bug fix update (ALSA-2021-1610)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2020-8231: Moderate: curl security and bug fix update (ALSA-2021-1610)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/14/2020
Created
05/05/2022
Added
05/04/2022
Modified
05/04/2022

Description

Due to use of a dangling pointer, libcurl 7.29.0 through 7.71.1 can use the wrong connection when sending data.

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-curl
  • alma-upgrade-libcurl
  • alma-upgrade-libcurl-devel
  • alma-upgrade-libcurl-minimal

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