Descriptioncontent_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.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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|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 Applications 11||curl||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP1||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|