Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2382-1 curl -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 26 Sep 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-8231.
- More information:
An issue has been found in curl, a command line tool for transferring data with URL syntax. In rare circumstances, when using the multi API of curl in combination with CURLOPT_CONNECT_ONLY, the wrong connection might be used when transfering data later.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 7.52.1-5+deb9u12.
We recommend that you upgrade your curl packages.
For the detailed security status of curl please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/curl
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS