MGASA-2021-0314 - Updated httpcomponents-client packages fix a security vulnerability

Publication date: 06 Jul 2021
URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2021-0314.html
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 7
CVE: CVE-2020-13956

Priyank Nigam discovered that HttpComponents Client could misinterpret
malformed authority component in a request URI and pick the wrong target host
for request execution (CVE-2020-13956).

References:
- https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=27389
- https://www.debian.org/security/2020/dsa-4772
- https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-13956

SRPMS:
- 7/core/httpcomponents-client-4.5.5-1.1.mga7