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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-1412

Original release date: 08/03/2011
Last revised: 03/19/2012


sys/sys_unix.c in the ioQuake3 engine on Unix and Linux, as used in World of Padman 1.5.x before and OpenArena 0.8.x-15 and 0.8.x-16, allows remote game servers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in a long fs_game variable.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20110728 Two security issues fixed in ioQuake3 engine
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://worldofpadman.com/website/news/en/article/266/wop-1-5-1-1-hotfix-released-for-linux.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SREASON
Name: 8324
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20110728 Two security issues fixed in ioQuake3 engine
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-9898
External Source: BID
Name: 48915
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://thilo.tjps.eu/download/patches/ioq3-svn-r2097.diff
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.icculus.org/quake3?view=rev&revision=2097
Type: Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 74137
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=725951
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: ioquake-idtech-command-execution(68869)

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