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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-8617) ELSA-2019-4652: curl security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-8617) ELSA-2019-4652: curl security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/02/2016
Created
05/24/2019
Added
05/22/2019
Modified
11/23/2022

Description

The base64 encode function in curl before version 7.51.0 is prone to a buffer being under allocated in 32bit systems if it receives at least 1Gb as input via `CURLOPT_USERNAME`.

Solution(s)

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

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