Attack Complexity Low
EPSS 7.71% (94th percentile)
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- Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-CURL-521380
- published 29 Nov 2017
- disclosed 29 Nov 2017
Introduced: 29 Nov 2017CVE-2017-8816 Open this link in a new tab
CWE-190 Open this link in a new tab
How to fix?
curl to version 7.57.0-1 or higher.
Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream
curl package and not the
curl package as distributed by
How to fix? for
Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.
The NTLM authentication feature in curl and libcurl before 7.57.0 on 32-bit platforms allows attackers to cause a denial of service (integer overflow and resultant buffer overflow, and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors involving long user and password fields.