Vulnerability identifier: #VU63008
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to infinite loop when handling requests with the CURLOPT_CERTINFO option. A remote attacker can consume all available system resources and cause denial of service conditions.
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Vulnerable software versions
cURL: 7.34.0 - 7.83.0
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?