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CVE-2018-1000007 Detail

Current Description

libcurl 7.1 through 7.57.0 might accidentally leak authentication data to third parties. When asked to send custom headers in its HTTP requests, libcurl will send that set of headers first to the host in the initial URL but also, if asked to follow redirects and a 30X HTTP response code is returned, to the host mentioned in URL in the `Location:` response header value. Sending the same set of headers to subsequent hosts is in particular a problem for applications that pass on custom `Authorization:` headers, as this header often contains privacy sensitive information or data that could allow others to impersonate the libcurl-using client's request.

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://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040274 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2019:0327 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3157 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3558 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:1543
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2020:0544
https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_2018-b3bf.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/01/msg00038.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3554-1/ Third Party Advisory
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3554-2/ Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4098 Third Party Advisory
https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2019-5072832.html

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:haxx:curl
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From (including)
7.1
Up to (including)
7.57.0

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0
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 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0
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 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:12.04::~~esm~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04::~~lts~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04::~~lts~~~
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 cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:17.10
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Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:7.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:7.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:7.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-1000007
NVD Published Date:
01/24/2018
NVD Last Modified:
06/18/2019