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parse_proxy(): fix memory leak in case of invalid proxy server name #1761
Fixes the below leak:
$ valgrind --leak-check=full ~/install-curl-git/bin/curl --proxy "http://a:b@/x" http://127.0.0.1
Yes, it is embargoed for now for people not in the GDAL team. Anyway the report wasn't that great (the reproducer file didn't match the report). I just got the leak stracktrace, and looking at curl code, reverse engineered a likely reproducer...
FYI, some GDAL files (virtual raster files written as XML) can contain reference to extended filenames, such as /vsicurl/proxy=http://a:b@/x,url=http://foo that contains the curl URL and a subset of possible curl options. So oss-fuzz can end up crafting such extended filenames when messing with the XML file, discovering those curl issues.