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CVE-2007-2348 Detail

Description

mirror --script in lftp before 3.5.9 does not properly quote shell metacharacters, which might allow remote user-assisted attackers to execute shell commands via a malicious script. NOTE: it is not clear whether this issue crosses security boundaries, since the script already supports commands such as "get" which could overwrite executable files.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/27/2007

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2348
Original release date:
04/27/2007
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
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 (09/02/2009)

This issue does not affect lftp as supplied with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3. This issue was addressed for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 by https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1278.html The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 may address this flaw.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=173524 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=173524
http://lftp.yar.ru/news.html External Source CONFIRM http://lftp.yar.ru/news.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-1278.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:1278
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23736 External Source BID 23736
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1590 External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-1590
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1229 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1229
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10806 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10806

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10806
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10806

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