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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-8623: Security patch for curl (ALAS-2016-766)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-8623: Security patch for curl (ALAS-2016-766)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
11/02/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/11/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

A flaw was found in curl before version 7.51.0. The way curl handles cookies permits other threads to trigger a use-after-free leading to information disclosure.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-curl

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-curl

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