Attack Complexity Low
EPSS 1.71% (86th percentile)
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- Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-CURL-524256
- published 29 Nov 2017
- disclosed 29 Nov 2017
Introduced: 29 Nov 2017CVE-2017-8817 Open this link in a new tab
CWE-125 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 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.