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CVE-2009-0037 Detail

Current Description

The redirect implementation in curl and libcurl 5.11 through 7.19.3, when CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION is enabled, accepts arbitrary Location values, which might allow remote HTTP servers to (1) trigger arbitrary requests to intranet servers, (2) read or overwrite arbitrary files via a redirect to a file: URL, or (3) execute arbitrary commands via a redirect to an scp: URL.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20090303.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://curl.haxx.se/lxr/source/CHANGES Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-03/msg00001.html
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000060.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200903-21.xml
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.476602
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0042
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1738
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0341.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/501757/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504849/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33962 Exploit Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021783
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-726-1
http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2009-0009.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0581 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1865
http://www.withdk.com/2009/03/03/curllibcurl-redirect-arbitrary-file-access/
http://www.withdk.com/archives/Libcurl_arbitrary_file_access.pdf
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/49030
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11054
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6074

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF) (CWE-352)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:5.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.9.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.9.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.9.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.9.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.10.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.10.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.10.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.10.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:curl:7.11.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.13:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.15:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.15.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.16.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:curl:libcurl:7.19.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-0037
NVD Published Date:
03/04/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018