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CVE-2005-2547 Detail

Description

security.c in hcid for BlueZ 2.16, 2.17, and 2.18 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the Bluetooth device name when invoking the PIN helper.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/12/2005

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2547
Original release date:
08/12/2005
Last revised:
09/05/2008
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/30/2006)

Not vulnerable. These issues did not affect the version of BlueZ as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/bluez/utils/hcid/security.c?r1=1.31&r2=1.34 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/bluez/utils/hcid/security.c?r1=1.31&r2=1.34
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=7893206&forum_id=1881 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MLIST [bluez-devel] 20050804 Possible security vulnerability in hcid when calling pin helper
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-782 External Source DEBIAN DSA-782
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200508-09.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200508-09
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14572 External Source BID 14572
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=101557 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=101557

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:o:bluez_project:bluez:2.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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