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CVE-2017-8817 Detail

Current Description

The FTP wildcard function in curl and libcurl before 7.57.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a string that ends with an '[' character.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.cucumberlinux.com/security/details.php?id=162 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102057 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039897 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3558
https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_2017-ae72.html Mitigation Vendor Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/11/msg00040.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201712-04
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4051 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:haxx:curl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
7.21.0
Up to (including)
7.56.1
 cpe:2.3:a:haxx:libcurl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (excluding)
7.21.0
Up to (including)
7.56.1

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-8817
NVD Published Date:
11/29/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/13/2018