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Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2010 11:40:07 -0600
From: Vincent Danen <vdanen@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- cURL/libCURL 7.20.0

>Hi Steve, vendors,
>
>   cURL upstream has released latest v7.20.0 version of cURL/libCURL
>fixing the "libcurl data callback excessive length" issue.
>
>References:
>[1] http://curl.haxx.se/docs/security.html#20100209
>[2] http://curl.haxx.se/docs/adv_20100209.html
>[3] http://curl.haxx.se/libcurl-contentencoding.patch
>[4] http://curl.haxx.se/download.html
>
>Mitigation factors (from [1]):
>
>"This error is only present in zlib-enabled builds of libcurl and only if
>  automatic decompression has been explicitly enabled by the application - it
>  is disabled by default."
>
>Could you allocate CVE id for this?

Please use CVE-2010-0734 for this issue.

-- 
Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team 

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