Debian: DSA-3638-1: curl security update

    Date03 Aug 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in cURL, an URL transfer library: CVE-2016-5419
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3638-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Alessandro Ghedini
    August 03, 2016                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : curl
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-5419 CVE-2016-5420 CVE-2016-5421
    
    Several vulnerabilities were discovered in cURL, an URL transfer library:
    
    CVE-2016-5419
    
        Bru Rom discovered that libcurl would attempt to resume a TLS session
        even if the client certificate had changed.
    
    CVE-2016-5420
    
        It was discovered that libcurl did not consider client certificates
        when reusing TLS connections.
    
    CVE-2016-5421
    
        Marcelo Echeverria and Fernando Muñoz discovered that libcurl was
        vulnerable to a use-after-free flaw.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 7.38.0-4+deb8u4.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 7.50.1-1.
    
    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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