[Full-disclosure] rPSA-2009-0042-1 curl
rPath Update Announcements
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Thu Mar 12 23:04:21 GMT 2009
rPath Security Advisory: 2009-0042-1
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 1
rPath Appliance Platform Linux Service 2
rPath Linux 1
rPath Linux 2
Exposure Level Classification:
Remote Root Deterministic Unauthorized Access
curl=conary.rpath.com at rpl:1/7.15.3-1.3-1
curl=conary.rpath.com at rpl:2/7.17.0-2.1-1
rPath Issue Tracking System:
Previous versions of curl accept arbitrary location values for
redirects when CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION is enabled. This may allow
remote HTTP servers to trigger arbitrary requests to intranet
servers, read or overwrite arbitrary local files, or execute
arbitrary commands. This update prohibits these redirects.
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