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CVE-2008-7319 Detail

Current Description

The Net::Ping::External extension through 0.15 for Perl does not properly sanitize arguments (e.g., invalid hostnames) containing shell metacharacters before use of backticks in External.pm, allowing for shell command injection and arbitrary command execution if untrusted input is used.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://matthias.sdfeu.org/devel/net-ping-external-cmd-injection.patch Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/11/07/4 Issue Tracking Mailing List Patch Third Party Advisory
https://bugs.debian.org/881097 Issue Tracking Patch Third Party Advisory
https://rt.cpan.org/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=33230 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-77 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:net-ping-external_project:net-ping-external:*:*:*:*:*:perl:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.15


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-7319
NVD Published Date:
11/07/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/29/2017