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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-8284: curl Multiple vulnerabilities

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2020-8284: curl Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
12/14/2020
Created
01/06/2021
Added
01/05/2021
Modified
01/05/2021

Description

A malicious server can use the FTP PASV response to trick curl 7.73.0 and earlier into connecting back to a given IP address and port, and this way potentially make curl extract information about services that are otherwise private and not disclosed, for example doing port scanning and service banner extractions.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-curl

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