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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1061

Original release date: 03/20/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Heap-based buffer overflow in cURL and libcURL 7.15.0 through 7.15.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a TFTP URL (tftp://) with a valid hostname and a long path.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service


Update to version 7.15.3.

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1008
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19371
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2006-189
External Source: TRUSTIX
Name: 2006-0016
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20060320.html
External Source: XF
Name: curl-tftp-bo(25318)
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19271
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200603-19
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19344
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 19335
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 23982
External Source: BID
Name: 17154
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20060320 [SSAG#001] :: cURL tftp:// URL Buffer Overflow

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