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CVE-2013-1436 Detail

Current Description

The XMonad.Hooks.DynamicLog module in xmonad-contrib before 0.11.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a web page title, which activates the commands when the user clicks on the xmobar window title, as demonstrated using an action tag.

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:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://handra.rampa.sk/dawb/patch?repoPURL=http%3A%2F%2Fcode.haskell.org%2FXMonadContrib&repoPHash=20130708144813-1499c-0c3e284d3523c0694b9423714081761813bc1e89 Patch
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201405-28.xml
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/07/26/5 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/61491 Exploit

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:xmonad:xmonad-contrab:0.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:xmonad:xmonad-contrab:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
0.11.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-1436
NVD Published Date:
10/06/2014
NVD Last Modified:
10/07/2014