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CVE-2014-9462 Detail

Current Description

The _validaterepo function in sshpeer in Mercurial before 3.2.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a crafted repository name in a clone command.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://chargen.matasano.com/chargen/2015/3/17/this-new-vulnerability-mercurial-command-injection-cve-2014-9462.html Exploit
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-03/msg00085.html
http://mercurial.selenic.com/wiki/WhatsNew Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3257
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjul2015-2511963.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-19

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mercurial:mercurial:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.2.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-9462
NVD Published Date:
03/31/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018