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CVE-2016-8623

Published: 2 November 2016

A flaw was found in curl before version 7.51.0. The way curl handles cookies permits other threads to trigger a use-after-free leading to information disclosure.

Priority

Medium

Cvss 3 Severity Score

7.5

Score breakdown

Status

Package Release Status
curl
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
yakkety
Released (7.50.1-1ubuntu1.1)
zesty
Released (7.50.1-1ubuntu2)
precise
Released (7.22.0-3ubuntu4.17)
trusty
Released (7.35.0-1ubuntu2.10)
upstream
Released (7.51.0)
xenial
Released (7.47.0-1ubuntu2.2)

Severity score breakdown

Parameter Value
Base score 7.5
Attack vector Network
Attack complexity Low
Privileges required None
User interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity impact None
Availability impact None
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N