ALAS2-2018-1029


Amazon Linux 2 Security Advisory: ALAS-2018-1029
Advisory Release Date: 2018-06-11 22:03 Pacific
Severity: Important

Issue Overview:

Curl version curl 7.54.1 to and including curl 7.59.0 contains a CWE-122: Heap-based Buffer Overflow vulnerability in denial of service and more that can result in curl might overflow a heap based memory buffer when closing down an FTP connection with very long server command replies.(CVE-2018-1000300 )

Curl version curl 7.20.0 to and including curl 7.59.0 contains a CWE-126: Buffer Over-read vulnerability in denial of service that can result in curl can be tricked into reading data beyond the end of a heap based buffer used to store downloaded RTSP content.(CVE-2018-1000301 )


Affected Packages:

curl


Issue Correction:
Run yum update curl to update your system.

New Packages:
src:
    curl-7.55.1-12.amzn2.0.1.src

x86_64:
    curl-7.55.1-12.amzn2.0.1.x86_64
    libcurl-7.55.1-12.amzn2.0.1.x86_64
    libcurl-devel-7.55.1-12.amzn2.0.1.x86_64
    curl-debuginfo-7.55.1-12.amzn2.0.1.x86_64