Curl < 7.13.1 NTLM Stack-based Buffer Overflow
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2640
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote host is using a version of curl (or libcurl) that is vulnerable to several remote buffer overflows. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would have to set up a rogue web server that would reply with a malicious NTLM or Kerberos authentication request. Upon successful exploitation, the attacker would be able to execute arbitrary commands with the rights of the web server.
SolutionUpgrade to version 7.13.1 or higher.