Improper Certificate Validation Affecting curl package, versions <0:7.61.1-22.el8_6.3


medium

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity Low
    Integrity High
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NVD
7.5 high
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SUSE
7.5 high
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Red Hat
7.5 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-CURL-2823401
  • published 11 May 2022
  • disclosed 11 May 2022

How to fix?

Upgrade Centos:8 curl to version 0:7.61.1-22.el8_6.3 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream curl package and not the curl package as distributed by Centos:8. See How to fix? for Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.

libcurl would reuse a previously created connection even when a TLS or SSHrelated option had been changed that should have prohibited reuse.libcurl keeps previously used connections in a connection pool for subsequenttransfers to reuse if one of them matches the setup. However, several TLS andSSH settings were left out from the configuration match checks, making themmatch too easily.