Upstream information

CVE-2010-0734 at MITRE

Description

content_encoding.c in libcurl 7.10.5 through 7.19.7, when zlib is enabled, does not properly restrict the amount of callback data sent to an application that requests automatic decompression, which might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or have unspecified other impact by sending crafted compressed data to an application that relies on the intended data-length limit.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 569614 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP3 curl Released
SLED-10-SP4 curl Released
SLES-10-SP3 curl Released
SLES-10-SP4 curl Released
SLES_LTSS-10-SP4 curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 LTSS curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Business All-in-One 11 SP1 curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 curl Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 curl Released
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 curl Released