Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> SuSE Local Security Checks >> SUSE-SA:2005:011: curl


Vulnerability Assessment Details

SUSE-SA:2005:011: curl

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the curl package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:011 (curl).


infamous41md@hotpop.com reported a vulnerability in libcurl, the
HTTP/FTP retrieval library. This library is used by lots of programs,
including YaST2 and PHP4.

The NTLM authorization in curl had a buffer overflow in the base64
decoding which permits a remote attacker using a prepared remote
server to execute code for the user using curl.

The Kerberos authorization has a similar bug, but is not compiled
in on SUSE Linux.

This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-0490.


Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/advisories/2005_11_curl.html
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

HPE PROLIANT DL380 G9 Gen9 SERVER TWO E5-2630LV3 1.8GHZ 384GB 7 X 600GB SSD
$9939.0
HPE PROLIANT DL380 G9 Gen9 SERVER TWO E5-2630LV3 1.8GHZ 384GB 7 X 600GB SSD pictureHPE PROLIANT DL380 G9 Gen9 SERVER E5-2643V3 3.4GHZ 64GB 5 X 600GB SSD
$5529.0
HPE PROLIANT DL380 G9 Gen9 SERVER E5-2643V3 3.4GHZ 64GB 5 X 600GB SSD pictureDELL POWEREDGE R730XD SERVER 24 BAY TWO E5-2650LV3 1.8GHZ 48GB 6 X 1TB SATA 2 X
$4909.0
DELL POWEREDGE R730XD SERVER 24 BAY TWO E5-2650LV3 1.8GHZ 48GB 6 X 1TB SATA 2 X pictureHP HPE PROLIANT DL380 Gen10 G10 SERVER 2 X PLATINUM 8170 1536GB 4 X 400GB SATA S
$53619.0
HP HPE PROLIANT DL380 Gen10 G10 SERVER 2 X PLATINUM 8170 1536GB 4 X 400GB SATA S picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.