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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-8624) ELSA-2019-4652: curl security update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2016-8624) ELSA-2019-4652: curl security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
11/03/2016
Created
05/24/2019
Added
05/22/2019
Modified
11/23/2022

Description

curl before version 7.51.0 doesn't parse the authority component of the URL correctly when the host name part ends with a '#' character, and could instead be tricked into connecting to a different host. This may have security implications if you for example use an URL parser that follows the RFC to check for allowed domains before using curl to request them.

Solution(s)

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

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