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CVE-2005-2368 Detail

Current Description

vim 6.3 before 6.3.082, with modelines enabled, allows external user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the (1) glob or (2) expand commands of a foldexpr expression for calculating fold levels.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2005-July/035402.html Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.guninski.com/where_do_you_want_billg_to_go_today_5.html Exploit Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-745.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14374
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11302

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command ('OS Command Injection') (CWE-78)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.3.011:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.3.025:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.3.030:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.3.044:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:vim_development_group:vim:6.3.081:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2368
NVD Published Date:
07/26/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017