Debian: DSA-2849-1: curl security update

    Date31 Jan 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity 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.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
    January 31, 2014                       http://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: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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