CVE-2017-8817

NameCVE-2017-8817
DescriptionThe 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.
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-1195-1, DSA-4051-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
curl (PTS)jessie7.38.0-4+deb8u11fixed
jessie (security)7.38.0-4+deb8u12fixed
stretch7.52.1-5+deb9u6fixed
stretch (security)7.52.1-5+deb9u7fixed
buster, sid7.61.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
curlsource(unstable)7.57.0-1high
curlsourcejessie7.38.0-4+deb8u8highDSA-4051-1
curlsourcestretch7.52.1-5+deb9u3highDSA-4051-1
curlsourcewheezy7.26.0-1+wheezy23highDLA-1195-1

Notes

https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_2017-ae72.html
https://curl.haxx.se/CVE-2017-8817.patch

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