Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1379-1 curl -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 16 May 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-1000301.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was an issue in the curl a command-line tool for downloading (eg.) data over HTTP.
curl could have be tricked into reading data beyond the end of a heap based buffer used to store downloaded content.
For more information, please see upstream's advisory at:
For Debian 7
Wheezy, this issue has been fixed in curl version 7.26.0-1+wheezy25+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your curl packages.