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Alma Linux: CVE-2022-43552: Low: curl security update (ALSA-2023-2478)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2022-43552: Low: curl security update (ALSA-2023-2478)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/09/2023
Created
05/15/2023
Added
05/15/2023
Modified
02/26/2024

Description

A use after free vulnerability exists in curl <7.87.0. Curl can be asked to *tunnel* virtually all protocols it supports through an HTTP proxy. HTTP proxies can (and often do) deny such tunnel operations. When getting denied to tunnel the specific protocols SMB or TELNET, curl would use a heap-allocated struct after it had been freed, in its transfer shutdown code path.

Solution(s)

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

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