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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-5420: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-5420: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
08/10/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
11/15/2018

Description

curl and libcurl before 7.50.1 do not check the client certificate when choosing the TLS connection to reuse, which might allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of the connection by leveraging a previously created connection with a different client certificate.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-misc-curl

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