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    Gentoo: GLSA-202012-14: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date 23 Dec 2020
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    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in cURL, the worst of which could result in information disclosure or data loss.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202012-14
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      Severity: Normal
         Title: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities
          Date: December 23, 2020
          Bugs: #737990, #759259
            ID: 202012-14
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in cURL, the worst of which
    could result in information disclosure or data loss.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    A command line tool and library for transferring data with URLs.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
         -------------------------------------------------------------------
          Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
         -------------------------------------------------------------------
       1  net-misc/curl                < 7.74.0                  >= 7.74.0
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cURL. Please review
    the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All cURL users should upgrade to the latest version:
    
       # emerge --sync
       # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/curl-7.74.0"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [ 1 ] CVE-2020-8231
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8231
    [ 2 ] CVE-2020-8284
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8284
    [ 3 ] CVE-2020-8285
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8285
    [ 4 ] CVE-2020-8286
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-8286
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
      https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202012-14
    
    Concerns?
    =========
    
    Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
    confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
    importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively, you may file a bug at
    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
    License
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    Copyright 2020 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
    belongs to its owner(s).
    
    The contents of this document are licensed under the
    Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.
    
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5
    
    

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