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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-1154

Original release date: 03/30/2011
Last revised: 04/20/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The shred_file function in logrotate.c in logrotate 3.7.9 and earlier might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a log filename, as demonstrated by a filename that is automatically constructed on the basis of a hostname or virtual machine name.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.9 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
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: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110305 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110306 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0961
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 43955
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110310 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2011:0407
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110311 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110307 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-3739
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110323 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=680796
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110306 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110314 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2011:065
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0872
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-3758
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110310 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110308 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110305 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110311 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110305 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110311 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110304 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0791
Type: Advisory
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110311 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110307 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110306 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110306 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110306 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110307 Re: CVE Request -- logrotate -- nine issues

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