CVE-2008-2383 Details

CVE-2008-2383

Published: 2009-01-02
Last Modified: 2018-10-03
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

CRLF injection vulnerability in xterm allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary commands via LF (aka \n) characters surrounding a command name within a Device Control Request Status String (DECRQSS) escape sequence in a text file, a related issue to CVE-2003-0063 and CVE-2003-0071.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity High
Base Score 9.3/10
Exploit Score 8.6/10
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Impact Score 10/10
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Vector String AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:invisible-island:xterm:_nil_:*:*:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=510030
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-01/msg00004.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2009-02/msg00000.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/33318
http://secunia.com/advisories/33388
http://secunia.com/advisories/33397
http://secunia.com/advisories/33418
http://secunia.com/advisories/33419
http://secunia.com/advisories/33568
http://secunia.com/advisories/33820
http://secunia.com/advisories/35074
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-66-254208-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1694
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0018.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2009-0019.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/33060
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021522
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/47655
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9
https://usn.ubuntu.com/703-1/
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-January/msg00072.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-January/msg00184.html

CVE ID
CVE-2008-2383
Published
2009-01-02
Modified
2018-10-03
CVSSv2.0
High
PCI Compliance
Fail
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE-94

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