New Search

The redirect implementation in curl and libcurl 5.11 through 7.19.3 when CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION is enabled accepts arbitrary Location values which might allow remote HTTP servers to (1) trigger arbitrary requests to intranet servers (2) read or overwrite arbitrary files via a redirect to a file: URL or (3) execute arbitrary commands via a redirect to an scp: URL.

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11054

The redirect implementation in curl and libcurl 5.11 through 7.19.3 when CURLOPT_FOLLOWLOCATION is enabled accepts arbitrary Location values which might allow remote HTTP servers to (1) trigger arbitrary requests to intranet servers (2) read or overwrite arbitrary files via a redirect to a file: URL or (3) execute arbitrary commands via a redirect to an scp: URL.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Oracle Linux 5
  • CentOS Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
  • CentOS Linux 3
  • Oracle Linux 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
  • CentOS Linux 5
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2009-0037
Product(s):