|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 2713-1 (curl - heap overflow)|
|Summary:||Timo Sirainen discovered that cURL, an URL transfer library, is prone to;a heap overflow vulnerability due to bad checking of the input data in;the curl_easy_unescape function.;;The curl command line tool is not affected by this problem as it doesn't;use the curl_easy_unescape function.|
Timo Sirainen discovered that cURL, an URL transfer library, is prone to
a heap overflow vulnerability due to bad checking of the input data in
the curl_easy_unescape function.
The curl command line tool is not affected by this problem as it doesn't
use the curl_easy_unescape function.
curl on Debian Linux
For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your curl packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-2174|
BugTraq ID: 60737
Debian Security Information: DSA-2713 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2013:0983
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:1133 (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2013 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net|
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