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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3928

Original release date: 01/20/2011
Last revised: 07/19/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Ruby Version Manager (RVM) before 1.2.1 writes file contents to a terminal without sanitizing non-printable characters, which might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a crafted file, related to an "escape sequence injection vulnerability." NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 42952
Type: Advisory
External Source: JVN
Name: JVN#30414126
External Source: BID
Name: 45841
External Source: JVNDB
Name: JVNDB-2011-000005
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0174
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 70521
External Source: XF
Name: ruby-manager-escape-command-execution(64746)

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