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CVE-2005-0758 Detail

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
Description Last Modified:  05/13/2005

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.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1081
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1081
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1107
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1107
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9797
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9797

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:gnu:gzip:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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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:
10/10/2017