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CVE-2016-8618

Description

The libcurl API function called `curl_maprintf()` can be tricked into doing a double-free due to an unsafe `size_t` multiplication, on systems using 32 bit `size_t` variables. The function is also used internallty in numerous situations.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Nov 11, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: CRITICAL
Modified Date: Nov 11, 2016

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Products Affected

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Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux
Wind River Linux LTS 17 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux 8 Fixed LIN8-5016
8.0.0.12 --
Wind River Linux 9 Fixed -- 9.0.0.0 --
Wind River Linux 7 Fixed -- 7.0.0.22 --
Wind River Linux LTS 21 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 18 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux LTS 19 Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Wind River Linux CD release Not Vulnerable -- -- --
VxWorks
VxWorks 7 Fixed -- webcli_curl-7.55.1.0 --
VxWorks 6.9 Vulnerable -- -- --

Related Products

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Notes
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