Upgrade cUrl from source

cUrl is a command line tool and library that is used for for transferring data with URLs. It is being used in a number of system tools in linux (ex. yum, apt), it is being used by the websites to communicate with public APIs (ex. PayPal) so it is important to keep it up to […]

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libcurl: A user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Decription: A vulnerability was reported in libcurl. A user can execute arbitrary code on the target system. A user can supply a specially crafted length parameter value to certain libcurl functions to trigger an integer overflow and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The curl_escape(), curl_easy_escape(), curl_unescape(), and curl_easy_unescape() functions are affected. Impact: The […]

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