Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Sun Jul 29, 2018 11:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201807-04 ] cURL
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: cURL:Heap-based Buffer Overflow (GLSA 201807-04)
A heap-based buffer overflow in cURL might allow remote attackers
to execute arbitrary code.
A command line tool and library for transferring data with URLs.
Vulnerable: < 7.61.0
Unaffected: >= 7.61.0
Architectures: All supported architectures
A heap-based buffer overflow was discovered in cURL’s
An attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition or execute
arbitrary code via SMTP connections.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All cURL users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/curl-7.61.0"