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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-3211

Original release date: 09/16/2011
Last revised: 09/22/2011


The server in Bcfg2 1.1.2 and earlier, and 1.2 prerelease, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters in data received from a client.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network 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: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/solj/bcfg2/commit/f4a35efec1b6a1e54d61cf1b8bfc83dd1d89eef7
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-12298
External Source: MLIST
Name: [bcfg-dev] 20110816 Security flaw in 1.1.x; testers wanted
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 49414
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110901 CVE request for bcfg2 (remote root)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-2302
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/solj/bcfg2/commit/46795ae451ca6ede55a0edeb726978aef4684b53
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=640028
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20110906 Re: CVE request for bcfg2 (remote root)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2011-12303
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736279
Type: Patch Information

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