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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3144: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3144: cURL: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/24/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The fix_hostname function in cURL and libcurl 7.37.0 through 7.41.0 does not properly calculate an index, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read or write and crash) or possibly have other unspecified impact via a zero-length host name, as demonstrated by "http://:80" and ":80."

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-misc-curl

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