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CVE-2005-0758 Detail

Current Description

zgrep in gzip before 1.3.5 does not properly sanitize arguments, which allows local users to execute arbitrary commands via filenames that are injected into a sed script.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/14/2007)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2005.58/SCOSA-2005.58.txt Third Party Advisory
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060301-01.U.asc Third Party Advisory
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=90626 Third Party Advisory
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306172 Third Party Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2007/Jul/msg00004.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-357.html Third Party Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1013928 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2006&m=slackware-security.555852 Third Party Advisory
http://www.fedoralegacy.org/updates/FC2/2005-11-14-FLSA_2005_158801__Updated_bzip2_packages_fix_security_issues.html Broken Link Permissions Required
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200505-05.xml Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:026 Third Party Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:027 Third Party Advisory
http://www.openpkg.com/security/advisories/OpenPKG-SA-2007.002.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-474.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13582 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25159 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-158-1 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2732 Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/20539 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1081 Third Party Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1107 Third Party Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9797 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
1.3.5

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:4.10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:5.04:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0758
NVD Published Date:
05/13/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/16/2019