CVE-2017-1000117 Detail

Current Description

A malicious third-party can give a crafted "ssh://..." URL to an unsuspecting victim, and an attempt to visit the URL can result in any program that exists on the victim's machine being executed. Such a URL could be placed in the .gitmodules file of a malicious project, and an unsuspecting victim could be tricked into running "git clone --recurse-submodules" to trigger the vulnerability.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3934
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100283 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039131 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2484
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2485
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2491
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2674
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2675
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201709-10 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://support.apple.com/HT208103 Third Party Advisory 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42599/ Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.mail-archive.com/linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org/msg1466490.html Mailing List  Patch  Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-601 URL Redirection to Untrusted Site ('Open Redirect') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-1000117
NVD Published Date:
10/04/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019
Source:
MITRE