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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-8625: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2016-8625: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
01/19/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
11/15/2018

Description

curl before version 7.51.0 uses outdated IDNA 2003 standard to handle International Domain Names and this may lead users to potentially and unknowingly issue network transfer requests to the wrong host.

Solution(s)

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

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