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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-3617

Original release date: 10/20/2009
Last revised: 10/27/2009


Format string vulnerability in the AbstractCommand::onAbort function in src/AbstractCommand.cc in aria2 before 1.6.2, when logging is enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via format string specifiers in a download URI. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.6 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 59087
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://fedorahosted.org/rel-eng/ticket/2495
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://aria2.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/aria2/trunk/NEWS?revision=1586
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20091016 Re: CVE Request - aria2 - 1.6.2
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-2960
Type: Advisory
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20091016 CVE Request - aria2 - 1.6.2
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://aria2.svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/aria2/trunk/src/AbstractCommand.cc?r1=1539&r2=1572
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=529342
Type: Patch Information

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.11.3
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.11.4
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.11.5
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.12.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.12.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.13.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.13.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.13.2
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.14.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.15.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.15.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.15.2
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.15.3
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.16.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.16.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.16.2
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.0.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.1.2
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.2.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.3.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.3.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.3.2
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.3.3
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.4.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.4.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.5.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.5.1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.5.2
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.6.0
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.13.0%2b1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.13.1%2b1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.13.2%2b1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.14.0%2b1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.15.1%2b1
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:0.15.1%2b2
* cpe:/a:tatsuhiro_tsujikawa:aria2:1.6.1 and previous versions

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Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)