cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201401-14 / curl
||January 20, 2014
||January 20, 2014: 1
All supported architectures
#456074, #465678, #474354, #492688, #497092
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in cURL, allowing
attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause Denial of Service.
cURL is a command line tool for transferring files with URL syntax,
supporting numerous protocols.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in cURL. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user or automated process to connect to
a malicious server using cURL, possibly resulting in the remote execution
of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All cURL users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/curl-7.34.0-r1"