cPanel, L.L.C. has updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 with cURL version 7.62.0. This release addresses vulnerabilities related to CVE-2018-16839, CVE-2018-16840, and CVE-2018-16842. We strongly encourage all cURL users to update to version 7.62.0.
All versions of cURL through cURL 7.61.0
The National Vulnerability Database (NIST) has given the following severity ratings to these CVEs:
CVE-2018-16839 – MEDIUM
Fixed bug related to CVE-2018-16839
CVE-2018-16840 – MEDIUM
Fixed bug related to CVE-2018-16840
CVE-2018-16842 – MEDIUM
Fixed bug related to CVE-2018-16842
cPanel, L.L.C. has released updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 on November 7, 2018, with cURL version 7.62.0. Unless you have enabled automatic RPM updates in your cron, update your system with either yum update or WHM’s Run System Update interface.
For the PGP-signed message, please see EA 2018-11-7 signed.