Cryptographic Issues Affecting curl package, versions <7.38.0-1



    Attack Complexity Low

    Threat Intelligence

    EPSS 0.56% (75th percentile)
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5.3 medium
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Red Hat
4.3 medium

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DEBIAN11-CURL-527590
  • published 18 Nov 2014
  • disclosed 18 Nov 2014

How to fix?

Upgrade Debian:11 curl to version 7.38.0-1 or higher.

NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream curl package and not the curl package as distributed by Debian:11. See How to fix? for Debian:11 relevant fixed versions and status.

cURL and libcurl before 7.38.0 does not properly handle IP addresses in cookie domain names, which allows remote attackers to set cookies for or send arbitrary cookies to certain sites, as demonstrated by a site at setting cookies for a site at