Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Informations
Name CVE-2016-8617 First vendor Publication 2018-07-31
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2018-11-13

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Overall CVSS Score 7
Base Score 7 Environmental Score 7
impact SubScore 5.9 Temporal Score 7
Exploitabality Sub Score 1
 
Attack Vector Local Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required Low User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High Availability Impact High
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 4.4 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 3.4 Authentication None Required
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Detail

The base64 encode function in curl before version 7.51.0 is prone to a buffer being under allocated in 32bit systems if it receives at least 1Gb as input via `CURLOPT_USERNAME`.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-8617

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-787 Out-of-bounds Write (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 133

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2017-12-26 Name : The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
File : f5_bigip_SOL44503763.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-05-02 Name : An application installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabi...
File : oracle_secure_global_desktop_apr_2017_cpu.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-05-01 Name : The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
File : EulerOS_SA-2017-1036.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-05-01 Name : The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
File : EulerOS_SA-2017-1035.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-01-20 Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201701-47.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-12-16 Name : The remote host is missing a macOS update that fixes multiple security vulner...
File : macos_10_12_2.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-21 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2016-89769648a0.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-18 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-711.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-14 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2016-1280.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-11 Name : The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.
File : ala_ALAS-2016-766.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-07 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2016-e8e8cdb4ed.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-07 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-3705.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-04 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-3123-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-04 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2016-2714-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-04 Name : The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
File : Slackware_SSA_2016-308-01.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-03 Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_765feb7da0d111e6a881b499baebfeaf.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-11-03 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2016-2699-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94097
CONFIRM http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuoct2018-4428296.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2016-8617
https://curl.haxx.se/CVE-2016-8617.patch
https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20161102C.html
https://www.tenable.com/security/tns-2016-21
GENTOO https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-47
REDHAT https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2486
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3558
SECTRACK http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037192

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2019-09-26 12:08:45
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2018-11-13 17:19:22
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2018-10-17 09:20:20
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2018-10-09 21:19:50
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2018-08-17 17:19:30
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2018-08-02 09:18:51
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2018-08-01 05:18:10
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