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CVE-2019-12840 Detail

Current Description

In Webmin through 1.910, any user authorized to the "Package Updates" module can execute arbitrary commands with root privileges via the data parameter to update.cgi.

Source:  MITRE
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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:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/153372/Webmin-1.910-Remote-Command-Execution.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/108790
https://pentest.com.tr/exploits/Webmin-1910-Package-Updates-Remote-Command-Execution.html Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/46984 Exploit Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-77 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:webmin:webmin:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
1.910


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-12840
NVD Published Date:
06/15/2019
NVD Last Modified:
06/18/2019