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Ubuntu: USN-5587-1 (CVE-2022-35252): curl vulnerability

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Ubuntu: USN-5587-1 (CVE-2022-35252): curl vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/01/2022
Created
09/06/2022
Added
09/02/2022
Modified
10/03/2022

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From USN-5587-1:

Axel Chong discovered that when curl accepted and sent back cookies containing control bytes that a HTTP(S) server might return a 400 (Bad Request Error) response. A malicious cookie host could possibly use this to cause denial-of-service.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-curl
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libcurl3
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libcurl3-gnutls
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libcurl3-nss
  • ubuntu-upgrade-libcurl4

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