CVE-2013-2174

NameCVE-2013-2174
DescriptionHeap-based buffer overflow in the curl_easy_unescape function in lib/escape.c in cURL and libcurl 7.7 through 7.30.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted string ending in a "%" (percent) character.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2713-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
curl (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy7.26.0-1+wheezy13fixed
jessie (security), jessie7.38.0-4+deb8u3fixed
stretch, sid7.47.0-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
curlsource(unstable)7.31.0-1medium
curlsourcesqueeze7.21.0-2.1+squeeze4mediumDSA-2713-1
curlsourcewheezy7.26.0-1+wheezy3mediumDSA-2713-1

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