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CVE-2008-5516 Detail

Current Description

The web interface in git (gitweb) 1.5.x before 1.5.5 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters related to git_search.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/20/2009
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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): Insufficient_Info
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=512330
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-01/msg00002.html
http://repo.or.cz/w/git.git?a=commitdiff;h=c582abae
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4919
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2009-0005
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1708
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200903-15.xml
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/01/20/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/01/21/7
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/01/23/2
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/500008/100/0/threaded
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-723-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0175 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=479715
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2936

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)
  • OS Command Injections (CWE-78)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:0.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.4.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.4.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.5.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.5.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.5.3:rc4:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.5.3:rc7:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:git:git:1.5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5516
NVD Published Date:
01/20/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018