CVE-2017-8817

Public on 2018-01-03
Modified on 2019-02-18
Description
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.
Severity
Medium
CVSS v3 Base Score
3.1
See breakdown

Affected Packages

Platform Package Release Date Advisory
Amazon Linux 2 curl 2019-02-16 00:34 ALAS2-2019-1162
Amazon Linux 1 curl 2018-01-03 08:22 ALAS-2018-938

CVSS Scores

Score Type Score Vector
Amazon Linux CVSSv3 3.1 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N
NVD CVSSv2 7.5 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
NVD CVSSv3 9.8 CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H