[USN-3765-2] curl vulnerability
Leonidas S. Barbosa
leo.barbosa at canonical.com
Mon Sep 17 09:19:11 UTC 2018
Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3765-2
September 17, 2018
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 12.04 ESM
curl could be made to run arbitrary code if it received a specially
- curl: HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP client and client libraries
USN-3765-1 fixed a vulnerability in curl. This update provides
the corresponding update for Ubuntu 12.04 ESM.
Original advisory details:
It was discovered that curl incorrectly handled certain inputs.
An attacker could possibly use this to execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary
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