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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-4273

Original release date: 01/26/2010
Last revised: 08/21/2010


stap-server in SystemTap before 1.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in stap command-line arguments in a request.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
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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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550172
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=11105
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceware.org/systemtap/ftp/releases/systemtap-1.1.tar.gz
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-0688
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11417
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1720
External Source: MLIST
Name: [scm-commits] 20100215 rpms/systemtap/devel systemtap-1.1-tighten-server-params.patch, NONE, 1.1 systemtap.spec, 1.59, 1.60
External Source: MLIST
Name: [systemtap] 20100115 SystemTap release 1.1
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-0671
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-0169
Type: Advisory
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0124
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:010
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1001
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2010-1373

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11417
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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