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Debian: CVE-2022-27781: curl -- security update

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Debian: CVE-2022-27781: curl -- security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/02/2022
Created
08/30/2022
Added
08/30/2022
Modified
08/30/2022

Description

libcurl provides the `CURLOPT_CERTINFO` option to allow applications torequest details to be returned about a server's certificate chain.Due to an erroneous function, a malicious server could make libcurl built withNSS get stuck in a never-ending busy-loop when trying to retrieve thatinformation.

Solution(s)

  • debian-upgrade-curl

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