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CVE-2015-1416 Detail

Description

Larry Wall's patch; patch in FreeBSD 10.2-RC1 before 10.2-RC1-p1, 10.2 before 10.2-BETA2-p2, and 10.1 before 10.1-RELEASE-p16; Bitrig; GNU patch before 2.2.5; and possibly other patch variants allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary shell commands via a crafted patch file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/05/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1416
Original release date:
02/05/2018
Last revised:
02/05/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/07/30/9 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20150730 CVE-2015-1416: vulnerability in patch(1)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/01/4 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20150801 Re: CVE-2015-1416: vulnerability in patch(1)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/02/1 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20150801 Re: CVE-2015-1416: vulnerability in patch(1)
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/02/6 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20150802 Re: CVE-2015-1416: vulnerability in patch(1)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76116 External Source BID 76116
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033110 External Source SECTRACK 1033110
https://www.freebsd.org/security/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-15:14.bsdpatch.asc External Source FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-15:14

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