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OS X update for curl (CVE-2020-8284)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/14/2020
Created
08/25/2021
Added
08/23/2021
Modified
08/23/2021

Description

A malicious server can use the FTP PASV response to trick curl 7.73.0 and earlier into connecting back to a given IP address and port, and this way potentially make curl extract information about services that are otherwise private and not disclosed, for example doing port scanning and service banner extractions.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-security-update-2021-002-catalina
  • apple-osx-security-update-2021-003-mojave
  • apple-osx-upgrade-11_3

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