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CVE-2008-1568 Detail

Current Description

comix 3.6.4 allows attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a filename containing shell metacharacters that are not properly sanitized when executing the rar, unrar, or jpegtran programs.

Source:  MITRE
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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 unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=462840
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200804-29.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28547
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41554
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00171.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00183.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:comix:comix:3.6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1568
NVD Published Date:
03/31/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017