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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-7141) ELSA-2016-2575: curl security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-7141) ELSA-2016-2575: curl security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
10/03/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/09/2016
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

curl and libcurl before 7.50.2, when built with NSS and the libnsspem.so library is available at runtime, allow remote attackers to hijack the authentication of a TLS connection by leveraging reuse of a previously loaded client certificate from file for a connection for which no certificate has been set, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-5420.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-curl
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libcurl
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-libcurl-devel

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