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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-4644

Original release date: 01/03/2012
Last revised: 01/26/2012


Splunk 4.2.5 and earlier, when a Free license is selected, enables potentially undesirable functionality within an environment that intentionally does not support authentication, which allows remote attackers to (1) read arbitrary files via a management-console session that leverages the ability to create crafted data sources, or (2) execute management commands via an HTTP request.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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: MISC
Name: http://www.sec-1.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/Attacking_Splunk_Release.pdf
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.sec-1.com/blog/?p=233
External Source: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 18245

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.2.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.2.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.2.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.8
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.7
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.6
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.5
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.4
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.11
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.10
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.9
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.8
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.7
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.6
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.5
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.4
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.0
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.14
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.13
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.12
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.11
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.10
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.9
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.8
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.6
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.5
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.4
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.3.4
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.3.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.3.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.3.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.2.6
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.2.5
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.2.4
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.2.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.2.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.2.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.1.4
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.1.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.1.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.1.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.0.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.0.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:3.0
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:2.2.6
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:2.2.3
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:2.2.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:2.2
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:2.1
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.2.4
* cpe:/a:splunk:splunk:4.2.5 and previous versions

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