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Debian: DSA-2849-1: curl security update

Date 31 Jan 2014
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Paras Sethia discovered that libcurl, a client-side URL transfer library, would sometimes mix up multiple HTTP and HTTPS connections with NTLM authentication to the same server, sending requests for one user over the connection authenticated as a different user.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2849-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
January 31, 2014                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : curl
Vulnerability  : information disclosure
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2014-0015

Paras Sethia discovered that libcurl, a client-side URL transfer
library, would sometimes mix up multiple HTTP and HTTPS connections
with NTLM authentication to the same server, sending requests for one
user over the connection authenticated as a different user.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 7.21.0-2.1+squeeze7.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
version 7.26.0-1+wheezy8.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 7.35.0-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your curl packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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