CVE-2016-4802

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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.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90997

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036008

https://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20160530.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-06-24

Updated: 2016-12-31

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.9

Vector: AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.4

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:haxx:curl:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 7.49.0 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
99930Oracle Secure Global Desktop Multiple Vulnerabilities (April 2017 CPU) (SWEET32)NessusMisc.
critical
9763cURL/libcurl 7.x < 7.49.1 RCENessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
92558Tenable SecurityCenter < 5.4.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities (TNS-2016-12)NessusMisc.
high
802002cURL 7.11.1 to 7.49.0 DLL Hijacking Arbitrary Code ExecutionLog Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high