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CVE-2015-1416 Detail

Current 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
Description Last Modified:  02/05/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/07/30/9 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/01/4 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/02/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/08/02/6 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76116 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033110 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://www.freebsd.org/security/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-15:14.bsdpatch.asc Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1416
NVD Published Date:
02/05/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/13/2018