This security advisory describes one high risk vulnerability.
CWE-19 - Data Handling
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The weakness exists due to incorrect handling of long FTP server command replies. A remote attacker can trick the victim into connecting to a malicious FTP server and execute arbitrary code.
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may result in system compromise.
Install update from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
cURL: 7.50.0, 7.50.1, 7.50.2, 7.50.3, 7.51.0, 7.53.1, 7.54.0, 7.54.1, 7.55.0, 7.55.1, 7.56.0, 7.56.1, 7.57.0, 7.58.0, 7.59.0
cURL: 7.52.0, 7.52.1, 7.53.0CPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.