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CVE-2016-1253 Detail

Current Description

The most package in Debian wheezy before 5.0.0a-2.2, in Debian jessie before 5.0.0a-2.3+deb8u1, and in Debian unstable before 5.0.0a-3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in the name of an LZMA-compressed file.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/05/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1253
Original release date:
12/05/2017
Last revised:
12/20/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
9.8 Critical
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
3.9
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2016/q4/666 Issue Tracking; Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20161214 CVE-2016-1253 most: shell command injection through filenames
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94931 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 94931
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=848132 Issue Tracking; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=848132
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2016/12/msg00020.html Issue Tracking; Vendor Advisory External Source MLIST [debian-lts] 20161216 [SECURITY] [DLA 745-1] most security update

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • OS Command Injections (CWE-78)

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