Upstream information

CVE-2016-4802 at MITRE

Description

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in cURL and libcurl before 7.49.1, when built with SSPI or telnet is enabled, allow local users to execute arbitrary code and conduct DLL hijacking attacks via a Trojan horse (1) security.dll, (2) secur32.dll, or (3) ws2_32.dll in the application or current working directory.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.9
Vector AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.8
Vector AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required Low
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This problem only affects Windows builds of curl. Linux builds are not affected.

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 986656 [RESOLVED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.


Status of this issue by product and package

Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 GA curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1 curl Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP4 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 GA curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 12 SP1 curl Unsupported
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 LTSS curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 GA curl Not affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 curl Unsupported
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 curl Not affected