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CVE-2009-2765 Detail


httpd.c in httpd in the management GUI in DD-WRT 24 sp1, and other versions before build 12533, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a request to a cgi-bin/ URI.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/14/2009

Quick Info

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
8.3 HIGH
(AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Local network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Patch External Source MISC Exploit External Source MISC External Source SECTRACK 1022596 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM Exploit External Source MISC External Source EXPLOIT-DB 9209 Exploit External Source BID 35742 External Source MISC

Technical Details

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Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
cpe:2.3:a:dd-wrt:dd-wrt:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 24

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