CVE-2016-8623

NameCVE-2016-8623
DescriptionA flaw was found in curl before version 7.51.0. The way curl handles cookies permits other threads to trigger a use-after-free leading to information disclosure.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-711-1, DSA-3705-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
curl (PTS)stretch7.52.1-5+deb9u10fixed
stretch (security)7.52.1-5+deb9u11fixed
buster, buster (security)7.64.0-4+deb10u1fixed
bullseye, sid7.68.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
curlsourcewheezy7.26.0-1+wheezy17DLA-711-1
curlsourcejessie7.38.0-4+deb8u5DSA-3705-1
curlsource(unstable)7.51.0-1

Notes

https://github.com/curl/curl/commit/c5be3d7267c725dbd093ff3a883e07ee8cf2a1d5
https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20161102I.html
https://curl.haxx.se/CVE-2016-8623.patch

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