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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
Description Last Modified:  08/12/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
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 (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
http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/bluez/utils/hcid/security.c?r1=1.31&r2=1.34 Patch
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=7893206&forum_id=1881 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-782
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200508-09.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14572
https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=101557 Patch Vendor Advisory

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:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2547
NVD Published Date:
08/12/2005
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008