Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5365-1 curl -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 27 Feb 2023
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2023-23916.
- More information:
Patrick Monnerat discovered that Curl's support for
chainedHTTP compression algorithms was susceptible to denial of service.
For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in version 7.74.0-1.3+deb11u7. This update also fixes a regression in the previously released fix for CVE-2022-27774.
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