Ubuntu Security Notice USN-3805-1

Ubuntu Security Notice 3805-1 – Harry Sintonen discovered that curl incorrectly handled SASL authentication. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause curl to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code. Brian Carpenter discovered that curl incorrectly handled memory when closing certain handles. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause curl to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code. Various other issues were also addressed.

Link: https://packetstormsecurity.com/files/150112/USN-3805-1.txt