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Ubuntu 16.04 ELS: curl package with the fix for the CVE-2021-22898 released

June 29, 2021 - TuxCare PR Team

A new updated curl package with the fix for the CVE-2021-22898 within Ubuntu 16.04 ELS is now available for download from our production repository.

CHANGELOG

curl-7.47.0-1ubuntu2.20

  • Added check sscanf() for correct number of matches (CVE-2021-22898)

UPDATE COMMAND

apt-get update
apt-get --only-upgrade install curl

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